Scott County General Election Results Unchanged By Uncounted Votes

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SCOTT COUNTY (KFSM) — The results of county races in Scott County were unchanged after election officials added 476 early votes Thursday (Nov. 17) from a machine that was not included in the final total during Election Day last week.

Race Candidate Corrected Results (Nov. 17) Election Day Results (Nov. 8)
Sheriff/Collector
Edward Vaughn (R) 902 (25.8%) 813 (26.9%)
*Terry Staggs (D) 1,357 (38.9%) 1,161 (38.4%)
Randy Shores (I) 1,234 (35.3%) 1,050 (34.7%)
County Judge
*James Forbes (D) 2,216 (63.6%) 1,883 (62.4%)
Tommy Vanover (R) 1,269 (36.4%) 1,133 (37.6%)
Assessor
Cher Forehand (R) 1,306 (37.7%) 1,156 (38.6%)
*Terri Churchill (D) 2,159 (62.3%) 1,839 (61.4%)
JP, District 1
Bobby Hattabaugh (R) 298 (69.3%) 272 (70.%)
*Mike Metcalf (D) 132 (30.7%) 116 (29.9%)
JP, District 2
*Melvin ‘Dee’ Parker (I) 185 (40.5%) 165 (40.9%)
Bill Bates (I) 272 (59.5%) 238 (59.1%)
JP, District 5
Alvin Carnahan (I) 191 (44.0%) 163 (43%)
*Tom Wagner (D) 243 (56.0%) 216 (57%)
JP, District 6
Jimmy Earl Atchley (R) 122 (25.5%) 116 (26.5%)
*Albert Rogers (D) 173 (36.1%) 150 (34.2%)
Tommy Roberson (I) 184 (38.4%) 172 (39.3%)

There will be two runoff elections in Scott County on Nov. 29. They will between sheriff candidates Terry Staggs and Randy Shores and Justice of the Peace, District 6 candidates Albert Rogers and Tommy Roberson.