Tuesday Is Election Day

Tuesday is election day. WGEL Radio will have live coverage of the election starting at 7PM Tuesday.

The Republican candidates for Regional Superintendent of Schools for Clinton, Jefferson, Marion, and Washington counties are Ron Daniels and Jacob Purcell.

Incumbents County Clerk Randy Reitz, County Treasurer Katie Weiss, and Sheriff Jeff Brown will seek re-election. Brown is a Republican and Reitz and Weiss are Democrats.

For county board seats, incumbent Democrats Gerald “Spanky” McCray, Wes Pourchot, and Howard Elmore are running for re-election. A Republican, Vance Daniken, will run against Spanky McCray in the November election for the County Board Number 2 seat.

Those seeking election or re-election as Precinct Committee positions include Republicans Edwin Glen Bowen for Pleasant Mound 1, Douglas Marti for Central 1, Barb Kirkman for Central 2, Carol Lingley for Central 5, Thomas Qualls for Central 6, Colleen Camp for Central 7, and Carl Gaffner for LaGrange 1.

Democrats running for Precinct Committee positions include Frank Lucco in Burgess 1, Steven Weiss in Burgess 2, and Dan Sidwell in Old Ripley.