As of right now in the election for area school districts the Ottawa School Board’s apparent winners are Larry Bartman, Karen Fisher, current Vice President George Shanley, and current President Donald Harris. The board members will decide if Harris and Shanley will remain in their roles.
Other school board races include Streator in which the projected winners are Gary Wargo, Heather Baker and incumbent Jim Parr.
In the race for Serena Community School District the apparent winning candidates are Stephanie Thompson, Susan Mcnelis, Daniel Mcnally, and Ladonna Gale.
For the race in Dimmick the projected winners are incumbents Laurie Ernat, Heather Seghi, President Debora Black and new member Debra Herz.
Apparent winners for the Waltham School District are Allison Nichols, Brian Phillips, and incumbents President James McCabe and Nichole Mertes. Vice President Jason Depenbrock was not re-elected.
As of right now the Waltham School Districts winners are new members Allison Nichols and Brian Phillips and incumbents President James McCabe and Nichole Mertes.
Story by Steven Devine