Democrat Tom Howard will be the new sheriff in Ohio County starting in January.
Howard, a Wheeling police officer who serves as prevention resource officer at Triadelphia Middle School, captured 9,233 votes in defeating Republican John Powell, who received 8,445, according to unofficial ...
Voters in the Bellaire Local School District rejected the five-year, 3-mill levy that would have helped the fiscally challenged school escape its financial woes, unofficial results showed late Tuesday.
“We are very disappointed,” a dejected Superintendent Darren Jenkins said late Tuesday. ...
Republican J.P. Dutton won his bid for a county commission seat during a three-way race to fill a seat left vacant by Ginny Favede.
Favede vacated the seat to run for a seat with the Ohio House of Representatives this election. She, however, lost her bid to Republican Andy Thompson.
Belmont County voters on Tuesday unseated a longtime commissioner who was seeking his third term in office this election.
Incumbent Democrat Matt Coffland was defeated by Republican Josh Meyer in his bid to retain his seat. Meyer received 14,988 votes, while Coffland garnered 14,880, ...
Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla, a Democrat, will continue his over 30-year career in Jefferson County following a huge victory in Tuesday’s election.
Abdalla beat Republican challenger Mark Clark by more than 10,000 votes, securing his role until 2020. Abdalla received 20,377 votes, ...
Hancock County will have four more years of Sheriff Ralph Fletcher, a no-nonsense, mustachioed lawman who ran on a tough drug enforcement record.
On Tuesday, Fletcher, 64, of Weirton, easily defeated Mark Cowden, a Republican opponent whose candidacy was seriously weakened by a conviction in ...
Ohio County Prosecutor Scott Smith already has spent 24 years working in the prosecutor’s office, and voters have indicated they want him there for four more years.
Smith, a Democrat, defeated Republican Martin Sheehan in Tuesday’s election to win a fifth term in office. Smith received ...
Incumbent Monroe County Commissioners Tim R. Price and Carl M. Davis, both Democrats, each won a third consecutive four-year term.
Price captured 3,293 votes, defeating Independents Patti S. Haralson with 2,103 and Mark Hutchinson with 950. Davis gathered 2,553 votes, beating Republican Fred ...
Tiffany Hoffman will succeed her mother, Kathie Hoffman, as the next Ohio County assessor.
The younger Hoffman, a Democrat, defeated her Independent opponent, Katrina Taylor, by a vote total of 10,013 to 6,803.
Tiffany Hoffman was appointed to the ballot by the Ohio County Democratic ...
Donald Trump -- 34,784,448 -- 168 electoral votes
Hillary Clinton -- 33,258,023 -- 109 electoral votes
Jill Stein -- 567,911
Gary Johnson -- 2,121,630
U.S. Senator, Ohio
Rob Portman -- 1,541,993
Ted Strickland -- ...
Bill Cole -- 273,924
Jim Justice -- 316,877
David Moran -- 14,187
Charlotte Pritt -- 38,480
Phil Hudok -- 3,709
Secretary of State
Mac Warner -- 302,617
Natalie Tennant -- 296,110
John Buckley -- 28,562
Hancock County — Additional levy to raise $250,000 each year for the Hancock County Sheltered Workshop through ...
Martin Sheehan -- 6,802
Scott Smith -- 10,794
John Powell -- 8,445
Tom Howard -- 9,233
Tiffany Hoffman -- 10,013
Katrina Taylor -- 6,803
Ohio County — Allowing Sunday sale of beer, wine and alcohol at private clubs for ...
Stan Stewart - 4,798
John Gruzinskas - 8,150
Marshall County — Allowing Sunday sale of beer, wine and alcohol at private clubs for on-premises consumption at 10 a.m.
For - 6,972
Against - 4,961
Benwood — Bus Levy
For - 360
Against - ...
Eric Vincent - 2,442
Arnold Schoolcraft - 1,138
Brian Weigle - 2,615
Trevor Tallman - 924
Charles Clements -- 3,014
Lisa Heasley -- 3,129
Mike Koontz -- 5,179
State Senator, 30th District
Ohio House, 95th District
Justice of the Supreme Court (Term commencing Jan. 1, 2017)
Justice of the Supreme Court (Term commencing Jan. 2, ...
Paul Coffland -- 3,571
William Host -- 3,262
Josh Willis -- 3,491
Tracy Boyer -- 3,336
Harrison County — Renewal of 1.5 mill levy to benefit county home for five years
For -- 4,663
Against -- 2,096
Harrison County — Renewal of 0.5-mill ...