Daun Hester a former Norfolk City Councilwoman easily won the primary for the 89th House District this week. She defeated Yvonne Allmond an executive with Towne Bank. Ms. Hester won 840-290. The special election is scheduled for December 18th and Hester is expected to win. Lionell Spruill, Jr., the son of current Delegate Lionell Spruill, Sr., is planning to run as an Independent. He was disqualified from the primary race because he did not properly submit his paperwork or fee. Republicans are not expected to have a candidate.