Perry County Election Results

Perry County Election Results

by Kelly Mills on November 3, 2010

Several races in Perry County were decided Tuesday. Lonnie Wood Senior won the battle for county commissioner with a vote of 5,080  to B. Jane Van Horn’s 4,573.

Democrat Teresa Stevenson won the county auditor’s seat. She beat Republican Dick Bowman with 5,766 votes to 4.310.

A 2-mill-tax-levy for Fairview Assisted Living passed by almost 2,000 votes. A 1-mill-levy for Roseville Parks is barely defeated by a vote of 90 yes to 94 no. However, a 1.2-mill-levy for the Roseville Cemetery passed by around 25 votes.

Also, passed three levies in Shawnee, a cemetery levy, and 2-mill and 3-mill-current-expenses levies. A Somerset half-mill current-expenses-levy passed by a vote of 299 to 155. And current expense levies of 1 mill and 2.4 mills passed in Thornville.

In the race for the 91st District State Representative, Bill Hayes is the winner over Dan Dodd by about 600 votes.