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Unofficial Election Results for Wirt, Jackson, Mason, and Wood Counties in WV


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Unofficial election results are in for Wirt, Jackson, Mason, and Wood counties in West Virginia. Wirt, West Virginia Republican Teresa S. Murray won county commissioner with 1,521  votes. Her opponent Democrat Tony McVey received 893 votes. Democratic candidate Travis Corbitt won sheriff with 1,07 votes. His opponent Republican Morton “Mort” Frey III ends with 852 votes…. Read More

Sarah Grace Loses Attempt at 94th District House State Representative Seat

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Democratic candidate for the 94th district Ohio House State Representative, Sarah Grace, lost to Republican candidate, Jay Edwards, in unofficial voting results Tuesday night. Grace received 42 percent of the votes compared to Edwards 58 percent. But, just hours before the race was called, Grace was leading Edwards with an unofficial count of 54 percent of the votes… Read More

Unofficial Election Results for Morgan County


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Unofficial results are in for Morgan County. Morgan County will have a new sheriff as Republican Douglas McGrath edges non-party candidate James Fisher by 3,105 votes to 3,027. Incumbent Democrat county commissioner Adam Shriver defeated Republican Richard Welsh 3,394 to 2,561. Morgan County residents renewed a 1.6-mill ambulance service tax levy 4,102 to 2,058. Morgan… Read More

Unofficial Results from Gallia County


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The Gallia County Board of Elections posted the unofficial results of the general election results on their Facebook page around 10:19 p.m. on Tuesday night. Republican Margaret Evans won the seat of County Court of Common Pleas by receiving 7,482 votes against the 4,582 votes that William Medley received. The first seat for the County… Read More

Unofficial Election Results for Scioto County


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Incumbent Republicans Cathy E. Coleman and Mike Crabtree will be keeping their seats as Scioto County Commissioners. Coleman beat her opponent, Democrat and former Portsmouth mayor David Malone, with 18,481 votes. The Portsmouth Daily Times reported on September 1 that Coleman’s husband, former County Commissioner Doug Coleman, died of natural causes. Cathy Coleman then accepted the Republican… Read More

Unofficial Election Results for Harrison County


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The unofficial election results for Harrison County, Ohio are in. Republican Paul Coffland  received 3,571 votes in the race for county commissioner compared to his Democratic opponent William Host, who got 3,262 votes. Republican Joshua Willis, who received 3,491 votes, won the vote for county recorder in comparison to previous county recorder, Democrat Tracy Boyer received 3,336… Read More

Addiction Battle On The Ballot: Opioid Epidemic A Potent Campaign Issue

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The opioid epidemic is on the agenda for political campaigns from the presidential race down to the local level in the Ohio Valley region. Election Day could shape the response to the crisis in states with some of the nation’s highest rates of addiction and overdoses. Pat Fogarty, Director of Business Development and Mission Advancement… Read More

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Ohio’s Elections Chief Seeks Info To Verify Non-Citizen Voters

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Update 5:49 p.m. Ohio’s elections chief says a review by his office found that 145 non-citizens were registered to vote, with 27 casting ballots in previous elections in the battleground state. Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted said Thursday that those who voted have been referred to the state’s attorney general for further investigation. Husted… Read More