Published Tue, Mar 6, 2012 10:38 pm Dateline
After a tight race, Gallia County unofficial election results show Republican Steve McGhee as the winner of County treasurer.
McGhee narrowly defeated his opponent, Republican Tom Beaver, by a nearly ten percent margin. McGhee took 54 percent of the vote, while Beaver garnered 45 percent.
Republican David Smith is the unofficial winner of the county commissioner primary after beating out his other two opponents.
Smith led throughout night and finished with 42 percent of the votes.