Scottsboro city leaders voted to select a new council member.
The city council selected Gary Stewart with a three to one vote.
He will replace Matthew Hodges, who resigned after voters elected him chairman of the Jackson County commission.
The first time the council tried to select a replacement for Hodges they were unable to reach a decision.
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