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New member elected to Kanawha County School Board

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Two incumbents and one newcomer have been elected to the Kanawha County Board of Education. 

Attorney Ryan White received 23% of the vote, joining incumbents Becky Jordan and Board President Pete Thaw with the most votes.

Seven candidates were vying for three spots. 

Republican Calvin McKinney finished fourth, with 14% of the vote. Vic Sprouse was next with 13%. Tracy White finished with 11% of the vote, while Democrat Curtis Robinson received 4%.

Kanawha County has 17,000 students and operates on a $235 million dollar budget.