NITRO, WV (WOWK) — The City of Nitro has released its election results.
The results came from the Kanawha County Clerk’s office. Nitro’s city election had been previously moved due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nine city positions were up for grabs. Among the results:
Mayor Dave Casebolt ran uncontested. He had 476 votes.
Recorder RitaCox ran uncontested. She had 473 votes.
Three council-at-large seats were up with four candidates running:
- Andy Shamblin won with 358 votes.
- Bill Javins had 319 votes.
- Emily Barr had 273 votes.
- John Montgomery had 225 votes.
For the race of Ward 1 Council, Donna S. Boggs ran uncontested. She had 69 votes.
For the race of Ward 2 Council, Cynthia Lynn “Rice” McGill defeated Bill Racer.
- Cynthia Lynn “Rice” McGill had 82 votes.
- Bill Racer had 55 votes.
For the race of Ward 3 Council, Joe Murphy defeated Susan Hogshead Valleau.
- Joe Murphy had 95 votes.
- Susan Hogshead Valleau had 82 votes.
For the race of Ward 4 Council, Michael P. Young ran uncontested. He had 90 votes.