CARTHAGE, Tenn.—Results are in for the highly contested mayor race in Carthage, Tennessee. On November 6, 2018, voters in Carthage decided that Sarah Marie Smith would be the next mayor of their town.

Sarah Marie Smith narrowly emerged victorious over her opponent, Incumbent Mayor Donnie Dennis. 

Smith received a total of 313 votes, amounting to 51.74% of votes cast in the mayoral race. Dennis received 286 votes, amounting to 47.27%.