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Mayor - City of Jacksonville (18 Precincts Reporting)

Andy Ezard - Incumbent - 1601

Nicole Riley - 366

Alderman Ward 1 - City of Jacksonville (4 year term)

Rob Thomas - 78

Darcella Speed - 103

Alderman Ward 2 - City of Jacksonville (2 year term)

Alison L. Rubin de Celis - 118

Alderman Ward 2 - City of Jacksonville (4 year term)

Lori Large-Oldenettel - Incumbent - 162

Raymond Higuet - 32

Alderman Ward 3 - City of Jacksonville (4 year term)

Brandon Adams - Incumbent - 160

William Hannant, Jr. - 161

Alderman Ward 5 - City of Jacksonville (4 year term)

Steve Warmowski - 337

Mary Watts - 416

Waverly Mayor

Jonny McConnell - Republican - 61

Scott Duewer - Independent - 157

Waverly School Board (Choose 3)

Jim Brown - Incumbent - 242

David Carter - 169

Makayla Fawcett - 178

Stefanie Ortman - 221

New Berlin School Board (Choose 3)

Holly Kotner - 425

Jenny Mann - 386

Casey Binkley - 268

David Bridges - 336

Andrew Brashear - 359

Franklin School Board (Choose 3)

Curt Reznicek - Incumbent - 81

Willie Smith - Incumbent - 91

Natalie Prince - Incumbent - 97

Amy Bowman - 95

Meredosia Village Clerk

Patricia Engelbrech - 123

Rona Ransom - 41

Mayor - City of Winchester

Rex McIntire - Incumbent - 264

Steve Hoots - 200

Alderman Ward 3 - City of Winchester

Brenda Robinson - 49

Ron Bell - 84

City Clerk - City of Winchester

Tony Cox - 156

Terry Little - 301

Village President - Village of Manchester

Tom Benton - 33

Mark Hankins - 26

Scott-Morgan CUSD #2 School Board (Bluffs) (Choose 4)

Terry Kunkel - Incumbent - 188

Roger Barnett - 153

Gary Westermeyer - Incumbent - 185

Matt Bangert - 165

Anthony Surratt - 121

Village of Bluffs Trustee (Choose 3)

Rita Brockway - 41

Chuck Pine - 60

Kathy Brooks - 40

Robert Sandman - 41

Aaron Sharrow - 59

Scott County Road District Commissioner, District 7

Scott Mueller - 93

Roger Barnett - 34

Mayor - City of White Hall

Brad Staats - Incumbent - 275

Derek Kleidon - 101

Phillip Shipley - 11

City of White Hall - Ward 2 Alderman

Dave Meldrum - 48

Dewalin Painter - 33

City of White Hall - Ward 3 Alderman

Sue Vinyard - 75

Shari Axley - 50

White Hall Township Road Commissioner

Donald Smith - 166

Eric Cox - 216

Andrew McEvers - 70

Village of Hillview - Village President

Arthur Long - 21

Ray Newingham - 11

Village of Athensville - Township Supervisor

Earlene Fox - 15

Alaina Hallock - 17

Mayor - City of Carrollton

Joe Montanez - Incumbent - 190

Mike Snyder - 396

City Clerk - City of Carrollton

Donna Nonneman - 336

Vicki Jackson - 242

City of Carrollton - Ward 2 Alderman (2 year unexpired)

Gary Witt - 95

Maria Cox - 33

City of Carrollton - Ward 3 Alderman (2 year unexpired)

John Banghart - 148

Tammy Isringhausen - 126

City of Greenfield - Ward 1 Alderman

Robert Rives - 32

Kari Alderfer - 38

City of Greenfield - Ward 2 Alderman

Chris McMillen - 25

David Bishop - 43

City of Greenfield - Ward 3 Alderman

Terry Plogger - 17

Jeremy Conrad - 18

Ronald Costello - 18

City of Roodhouse - Township Trustee (Choose 4)

Rex Cox - 76

Lyndell Winters - 84

Burl "B.J." Hall - 35

Dale Coffman - 76

Mark Miller - 51

Rubicon Township Road Commissioner

James Rich - 43

Steve Rives, Jr. - 21

Walkerville Township Road Commissioner

Jake Lawson - 43

Donald Sprong - 27

David Funk - 10

Mayor - City of Beardstown

Leslie Harris - Incumbent - 222

Tim Harris - 325

Randy Pherigo - 323

City of Beardstown - Alderman Ward 2

Debbie Large - 81

Shawn Taylor - 119

Beardstown School Board (2 year Unexpired Term) (Select 2)

Barbara Hobrock - Incumbent - 590

Amy Sommers - 811

Abbie Pherigo - 707

Beardstown School Board (4 year term) (Select 2)

Jimmy Hymes - Incumbent - 633

Wells Peterson - Incumbent - 566

Kim Watson - Incumbent - 452

Katie Vitale - 584

Bluff Springs Township Trustee (Choose 4)

Matthew Haberman - 152

John Chambers - 245

Roger Lauder - 153

Steve Schnake - 199

David Robertson - 194

Sangamon Valley Highway Commissioner

Danny Roegge - 57

Gene Brunk - 40

Bluff Springs Township Highway Commissioner

Michael Haberman - 129

Duane Brunk - 189

Mayor - City of Virginia

Reg Brunk - Incumbent - 111

Steve Clark - 169

Randy McClure (Write In) - 177

Alderman Ward 2 - City of Virginia

Chris Behrends - Incumbent - 42

Tom Knous - 46

Virginia School Board (Select 3)

Beth Cox - 446

Stephanie Hobrock - Incumbent - 413

Casey French - Incumbent - 428

Gary P. Bell - Incumbent - 409

PORTA School Board (Select 3)

Jeremy Garner - 305

Jacqueline Brant - 319

Jeffrey Smith - 439

Tracy Thornton - 424

City of Virden - Ward 1 Alderman

Carolynne Calloway - 66

Barry Hampton - 18

Village of Palmyra Trustee (Select 3)

Gordon Probst - 42

Kenny Abbott - 34

James McMinn - 14

Scott McAdams - 48

Village of New Berlin Trustee (Select 3)

Sharon LaFauce - 97

Kris Neuman - 110

Andrew Surratt - 115

Steve Knox - 98

Village of Loami Trustee (Select 3)

Jay Branson - 30

Greg Patterson - 71

Aaron Pippin - 62

Stephen Grider - 39

Pleasant Plains School Board (4 year term) (Select 3)

Cayla Keyes - 356

Tracy Reiser-Weiters - 312

Megan Strohm - 320

Scott Flanigan - 380

Ashland Fire Protection District Referendum

For Fire Protection District - 202

Against Fire Protection District - 77

Shall the Jacksonville Rural Fire Protection District be formed and have an aggragate extension under the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law not to exceed $260,000 for 2021?

Yes - 123

No - 234

Shall the prohibition of the sale at retail of alcoholic liquor be continued in the Village of Murrayville?

Yes - 32

No - 109

Municipal Races Taking Shape in Scott & Greene

By Benjamin Cox on December 26, 2020 at 7:56pm

Several area municipalities have contested races upcoming for the April consolidated election. Filings for municipal elections ended on Monday in the area. In Winchester, incumbent mayor Rex McIntire will vie for another term against Steve Hoots. Winchester’s administration will also see a change, as current city clerk Brenda Robinson is running for alderman in Winchester’s […]

4 IL Democrats Announce Intentions To Run for Sec. of State

By Benjamin Cox on December 9, 2020 at 9:10am

Four state Democrats are expressing interest in running for Illinois Secretary of State. Current Secretary of State Jesse White said in August of last year that he would not be seeking re-election in 2022. First elected in 1998, White is the longest serving secretary of state in Illinois’ history winning 6 consecutive four-year terms to […]

Jacksonville Municipal Races Shaping Up

By Benjamin Cox on December 7, 2020 at 1:39pm

Jacksonville’s municipal elections will have a primary in February for one race and one incumbent is not seeking re-election to the City Council next year. In filing with the Morgan County Clerk’s office last week, the Jacksonville mayoral race will have a primary run-off on February 23rd. Jacksonville’s incumbent mayor Andy Ezard will face challenges […]

Finalized Election Results Sees Little Change

By Benjamin Cox on November 23, 2020 at 6:01pm

West Central Illinois’ election totals have been finalized. Barely any of the numbers moved in favor of one candidate or another. Election officials from the State of Illinois finalized numbers and counted final provisional, mail-in, and absentee ballots from the November 3rd General Election on Friday. Cass County had the least amount of change of […]

UNOFFICIAL General Election Results By County

By Benjamin Cox on November 5, 2020 at 1:48pm

The following election results are unofficial. Final tallies will be submitted officially to the Illinois State Board of Elections on November 17th. Percentages are given where they are available Morgan County 15,326 out of 22,037 registered voters. Turnout of 69.55%PresidentDonald Trump/Mike Pence 9,903 65.03%Joe Biden/Kamala Harris 5,020 32.96%Jo Jorgensen/Jeremy Cohen 198 1.30%Howie Hawkins/Angela Walker 55 […]

Waggener Reminds Public That Polling Places Remain Open Despite State COVID Mitigations

By Benjamin Cox on October 31, 2020 at 5:06pm

Early voting continued this morning at the Morgan County Courthouse until 1 o’clock this afternoon. Monday is the last day to early vote in the state before the Election on Tuesday. Morgan County Clerk Jill Waggener wants to dispel any rumors that polling places will be closed under the new IDPH Tier 1 COVID mitigations […]

State Board of Elections Says More Than 3 Million Already Have Cast Ballots

By Benjamin Cox on October 30, 2020 at 6:05pm

The Illinois State Board of Elections says that they expect the state to match or overtake the 71% turnout in the 2016 presidential election. According to data provided on their Twitter today, 2.3 million vote-by-mail applications were sent out to Illinois voters, with now 1.4 million of those being returned to county election authorities. As […]

Nearly A Quarter of Registered Voters Have Voted in Morgan County

By Benjamin Cox on October 29, 2020 at 12:18pm

The Morgan County Commissioners were told Monday morning that early voting is still going strong at the Morgan County Courthouse in the week leading up to the election. Morgan County Clerk Jill Waggoner said that approximately 162 voters showed up for extended hours this past Saturday. She expects that more will also show this coming […]

Greene County Courthouse Has Drive Up Ballot Dropbox

By Benjamin Cox on October 23, 2020 at 1:22pm

Greene County voters now have a drop off location for mail-in ballots. A drive-by ballot box has been installed for voters who wish to vote by mail and choose not to use the United States Postal Service. The ballot drop box is located on the west side of the Greene County Courthouse in the parking […]

State Board of Elections Outlines In-Person Voting If You Receive A Mail-In Ballot

By Benjamin Cox on October 9, 2020 at 6:49pm

If you’ve requested a mail-in ballot and now want to vote in person, it’s not a problem. The Illinois State Board of Elections and the local county clerk has a procedure in place for your to surrender your mail-in ballot and vote in person. Board of Elections Spokesperson Matt Dietrich says people ask about changing […]