Votes

The Jefferson County Board of Elections recently released the final vote totals from the May primary election. (Photo by Larry McGuire/The Punxsutawney Spirit)

BROOKVILLE — The Jefferson County Board of Elections recently released the final vote totals from the May primary election.

The new votes include the write-in totals and others claimed by the various candidates who were on the ballot.

• Two-year Punxsutawney Borough Council seat (Republican):

Joshua McAfoos, 313 votes; Aaron. L. Hendricks, 143; Patty Spencer Penman,113. McAfoos won the chance to be on the ballot for the Nov. 2 general election.

• Two-year Punxsutawney Borough Council seat (Democrat):

Shannon Murray was not on the ballot, but she did receive 12 write-in votes which puts her on the November ballot as a Democrat.

Michelle Boo Lorenzo received the next highest with 11 votes and Aaron Hendricks with 7.

For the two year-seat, individuals will vote for only one candidate, both Democrat and Republican combined.

 The lists below for four-year seats include the totals for only those who will appear on the November ballot. 

• Four-year Punxsutawney Borough Council seat (Republican) 

Justin Cameron, 417 votes; Eric Story, 343; Cynthia Rebuck, 286; and Devon Luzell, 206. 

• Four-year Punxsutawney Borough Council seat (Democrat)

Robert Cardamone, 200 votes; Sharon A. Murray, 185; and Michelle Boo Lorenzo, 170.

For the four-year seats, the public will vote for four candidates, Democrat and Republican combined.

• Punxsutawney Area School Board 

• Region II — Lisa Menetti, Republican, 395 votes.

• Region III — Cammy Knarr, Democrat, 93 votes.

• Region III — Katie Laska, Republican, 278 votes.

• Region IV — Matt Kengersky, write-In Democrat, 15 votes.

• Region IV — Matt Kengersky, write-in Republican, 23 votes.

• Region V —  Robert Cardamone, Democrat, 71 votes.

• Region V — Katie Laska, write-In Republican, 5 votes.

• Region VI — Cindy Depp-Hutchinson, Democrat, 75 votes.

• Region VI — Bonnie Haugh, Democrat, 15 votes.

• Region VI — Cindy Depp-Hutchinson, Republican, 205 votes.

• Region VI — Bonnie Haugh, Republican, 76 votes.

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