In some of the other big contests from Tuesday: voters in Jerome selected a new village president, Mike Lopez, and also approved a sales tax increase, with the proceeds to pay for infrastructure needs in the village.
Chatham voters chose Tom Gray over Matthew Mau. Tom Rader beat Rich Pottier (poh-TEER’) for Riverton village president.
The four Republican candidates beat three Democratic challengers for seats on the Capital Township board.
And Ginger Payne, Leigh Ann Hughes, Pam Cuffle and Staci McTague won the four seats in the hotly-contested Riverton school board race.