Results: The Republican ticket carried the day in Lawrence County as Daniel Cameron easily defeated incumbent Democrat Andy Beshear in the Kentucky Governor’s race in Lawrence County. At the time of this report it had not been determoined which has been elected Governor.
In the other much anticipated race was For or Against a new nickel-dime dime which would have added 11.8 cents per $100 to tax bills. The measure was defeated handily as Lawrence County voters refused the raise for the second time in the last five years. The tally was 2,188 ‘Against’ and 1,240 ‘For’.
In the Louisa city council election for the unexpired terms of two members earlier this year, Appointed members Coty Roe and Keith Chaffin won handily over newcomers. See total below as well as the Lawrence Co. voting for each office from Clerk Chris Jobe.