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By DON AINES | dona@herald-mail.com | November 7, 2012
The unofficial numbers from early voting and Tuesday's polling showed 59,238 of the 87,294 people registered cast ballots. That is approximately 68 percent of registered voters, according to Board of Election records. However, that number does not include the 3,371 absentee ballots issued before the election. By Wednesday afternoon, 2,725 of those had been received and logged, but more came in Wednesday's mail and more will arrive over the next several days, Election Supervisor Pamela Byrd said.
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NEWS
May 16, 2001
Nigh is top vote-getter in City Council race By DAN KULIN dank@herald-mail.com Only one familiar face will return to Hagerstown's City Council, as voters re-elected Democrat Lewis C. Metzner but denied Republican Alfred W. Boyer a second term. continued Political newcomer Penny May Nigh, a Democrat who said she was driven to run by fears of a rising crime problem, led all candidates with 1,814 votes Tuesday. Joining Metzner and Nigh on the council will be Republican Carol N. Moller, Democrat N. Linn Hendershot, and either Democrat Kristin B. Aleshire or Republican Victoria K. Bodnar, according to complete but unofficial vote totals released by the Washington County Election Board Tuesday night.
NEWS
By ANDREW SCHOTZ | September 22, 2010
The last batch of local ballots, counted Wednesday, didn't affect preliminary results from the Sept. 14 primary. The finishes in the closest races -- for county commissioner and school board -- didn't change after 224 absentee and provisional ballots were counted. The Washington County Board of Elections counted 712 absentee ballots on Thursday of last week. There are no ballots left to count, but the results won't become official until they're certified on Friday. Russell F. Williams II remained in sixth place in the school board race.
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by ANDREW SCHOTZ | March 5, 2004
andrews@herald-mail.com Barry C. Harbaugh on Thursday added to his slight lead over Gary E. Nally for the eighth and final spot on the ballot for the Washington County Board of Education race in the Nov. 2 general election. Eight of the 14 candidates in Tuesday's primary will earn spots on the general election ballot. Four school board seats will be at stake. So far, Harbaugh has 2,853 votes in the primary, 15 more than Nally. Since elections officials have at least 37 ballots left to count, Nally theoretically could reach the top eight.
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By DAVE McMILLION, Charles Town | May 10, 2000
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - With two votes separating the two candidates, the outcome of Tuesday's Democratic primary election for West Virginia's 55th District House of Delegates seat remained up in the air Wednesday. cont. from front page A dozen or so challenged votes and at least 17 absentee ballots that have not been counted could mean the difference between incumbent John Doyle staying in the Legislature or being replaced by Bob Tabb of Kearneysville, W.Va., according to county election officials.
NEWS
by WANDA T. WILLIAMS | September 19, 2004
wandaw@herald-mail.com TRISTATE - With voter registration deadlines approaching, Tri-State election officials are busy processing absentee ballots, training poll workers and making sure that voting machines are working properly in time for the Nov. 2 general election. In Franklin County, Pa., election registrar Jennie Aines said her office is preparing to mail out military absentee applications by Monday. "Once we mail them out, they (military personnel) have to vote and return the ballot by the Oct. 29 deadline," Aines said.
NEWS
By C.J. LOVELACE | cj.lovelace@herald-mail.com | November 7, 2012
Democratic challenger David S. Gysberts held a sizable lead over incumbent Republican Robert E. Bruchey II in the race for mayor of Hagerstown, according to complete but unofficial election results Tuesday night. With 18 of 18 precincts reporting and early voting results, Gysberts had collected 7,237 votes to Bruchey's total of 5,127. “The people have spoken,” Gysberts, who lost his first mayoral bid to Bruchey by more than 500 votes, said at 10:15 p.m.. “With good luck, things will continue to go well and we'll have some change here in Hagerstown.” Bruchey was seeking his third elected term as mayor.
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By ANDREW SCHOTZ | andrews@herald-mail.com | April 4, 2012
John Delaney convincingly won a Democratic primary Tuesday night in Maryland's 6th Congressional District race, setting up a fall showdown with 10-term incumbent Republican Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett. Delaney took the lead over state Sen.Robert J. Garagiolafrom the start - when early voting results were posted, shortly after the polls closed at 8 p.m. - and increased his margin throughout the night. Late Tuesday night, Delaney had 17,897 votes, or 54 percent of the total in the Democratic field, and Garagiola had 9,411 votes, or 29 percent, according to unofficial results.
NEWS
May 18, 2001
Breichner's victory verified with absentee vote count By DAN KULIN dank@herald-mail.com After falling 68 votes short of William M. Breichner's total in his bid for re-election, Hagerstown Mayor Robert E. Bruchey II is considering a return to politics in 2002. continued Absentee ballots counted Thursday secured victory for Breichner, a City Councilman for the past 12 years and the Democratic candidate for mayor. "There's an election in 18 months.
NEWS
by JULIE E. GREENE | November 13, 2004
julieg@herald-mail.com With the overseas ballots counted on Friday, the rankings of the winners for the Washington County Board of Education election remained the same, according to unofficial results. The results are expected to be certified next week, said Election Director Dorothy Kaetzel with the Washington County Board of Elections. Four candidates won seats on the School Board. Retired teacher Wayne Ridenour picked up three votes, increasing his total to 25,085, according to the Election Board.
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