Town Of Lester Re-Elects Mayor


LESTER, WV (WOAY) – Results from the Town of Lester are in:

Mayor Kenneth “Sam” Allen was re-elected with 16 votes. Anthony Bailey, a write-in candidate received 1 vote.

Incumbent Recorder Kimberly Law won with 17 votes.

For the Town Council:

Rebecca McGhee with 17 votes.

Doug McGhee with 17 votes.

Charles Canterbury with 17 votes.

Brian Joyce with 17 votes.

Mark Bowling with 17 votes.

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