CHAMBERSBURG, PA. - Incumbent Republican Commissioner Bob Thomas was nominated for a fourth four-year term on the Franklin County Board of Commissioners in Tuesday's primary, according to incomplete and unofficial results from the county Election Board.
Leading the chase to join Thomas on the Republican ticket was David S. Keller. The leaders in the Democratic race were Cheryl Stearn and Bob Ziobrowski.
Thomas, 52, of Chambersburg, topped the GOP ballots with 33 percent of the vote, followed by Keller, 37, of Chambersburg with 17 percent. Stearn, of St. Thomas Township, received 26 percent of the Democratic vote, followed by Ziobrowski's 22 percent.
Keller is a computer network specialist at Sunrise Electronics in Chambersburg, which is owned by Stearn and her husband, Frank, a St. Thomas Township supervisor. Ziobrowski is an appraiser and former Chambersburg School Board president.