Katie Thisdell reports on news from Stafford County. Contact her at email@example.com or at 540/735-1975.
Election night update
The new board members come Jan. 1 will be: Jack Cavalier, Bob Thomas and Cord Sterling.
Updated at 8:45 p.m.
Four of five precincts reporting for the Griffis-Widewater District: Keith Angle (R) – 31 percent, Fred Sweat (D) – 27 percent, Jack Cavalier (I) – 42 percent
Here are preliminary Board of Supervisors results from the State Board of Elections as of about 8:30 p.m.:
This three-way race for the empty seat seems to be split fairly evenly, right now. Only two precincts of five are reporting so far, but here’s what the numbers show:
Keith Angle (R) – 26 percent, Fred Sweat (D) – 35 percent, Jack Cavalier (I) – 38 percent
George Washington District
With four of five precincts reporting: Bob Thomas (R) looks to be taking the lead with 58 percent, Charles Latimer (D) with 42 percent.
Rock Hill District
With three of five precincts reporting: Cord Sterling (R-incumbent) is at 72 percent of the vote, Dean Fetterolf (I) with 27 percent.