Kenner District 2 Councilman Greg Carroll took a strong lead over two challengers in his bid for re-election with about half the precincts in the district reporting Saturday night.

With five precincts reporting, Carroll had 267 votes, for a total of 61 percent of the votes cast.

Robert Jones Jr. followed Carroll with 20.4 percent of the vote. Dee Dunn was running close behind with 18.5 percent.