Election results of the 2017 general election are here!
BUCYRUS — Wynford Local Schools will be getting a new high school and junior high building after the passage of a 4.95-mill levy with an additional 1 mill for permanent improvement attached to that.
Unofficially, the overall vote was 1,088 (56.4 percent) in favor of the levy, with 940 against.
Upper Sandusky City Council has two new members.
Six candidates were on the ballot, but only four positions on council were available.
CAREY — Jennifer Rathburn, one of three candidates looking to serve the remaining two years of an unexpired term, was elected on Tuesday to continue serving as mayor of the village of Carey.
Rathburn received 52.07 percent of the vote, Robert T. Maison received 34.71 percent of the vote and John Green received 13.22 percent of the vote.
CAREY — Anthony Fletcher, Chase Fletcher, Bob Styer Jr. and Dario Troiano all were elected into the four spots on the village of Carey Council on Tuesday.
Troiano received 24.23 percent of the vote, Anthony Fletcher received 21.04 percent of the vote, Chase Fletcher received 20.67 percent of the vote and Styer received 20.10 percent of the vote.
The Mental Health and Recovery Services Board had one of the two county-wide levies on the ballot Tuesday for Wyandot County residents.
The .6-mill levy passed with 3,207 voting for (61.92 percent) and 1,972 voting against according to the unofficial election results provided by the Wyandot County Board of Elections.
The Wyandot County Board of Developmental Disabilities/ Angeline was in need after state funding was cut over the last decade and it requested an additional levy on Tuesday’s ballot.
Wyandot County residents responded with overwhelming support, passing a 1.5-mill levy with 3,195 voting for (61.7 percent) and 1,983 voting against.
Four of Wyandot County’s 13 townships had contested races for two available trustee positions available in each.
Mifflin Township had the biggest competition, with five people on the ballot.
Every levy on the Wyandot County ballot passed during Tuesday’s election.
While the countywide Angeline School and Industries, Mental Health and Recovery Services Board and Wynford Local Schools levies drew the most attention, citizens across the county voted on a number of other issues.
Across the county, no school board elections were contested, and neither were most elections to village councils.
Each school board had three seats open and three or fewer candidates.
CAREY — Carey High School debuted its Legacy Lane Hall of Fame on Friday thanks in part to a generous contribution from its class of 1968.
Three influential women were inducted into the Hall of Fame, Michelle (Rickle) Bell, Jean Jacqueline “Jackie” (Kirkwood) Rickle and Mary Joseph (Kirkwood) Cesarini, and they all were related.
CAREY — A Carey man died from injuries suffered in a single-vehicle accident Wednesday night in Seneca County.
Zachery Brodman, 21, died at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo following a rollover crash on Big Spring Township Road 93 near Seneca County Road 52, south of New Riegel.
COLUMBUS — An Upper Sandusky High School graduate was a featured speaker Monday at the 2018 National Reading Recovery and K-6 Literacy Conference.