Several close election races decided
Officials certify results of Nov. 7 vote
Last updated 11/28/2023 at 10:43am
HATTON – It took three weeks for the declared candidates in the town of Hatton to win their seats, but certified Nov. 7 general election results show they pulled it out – barely.
In all of the town’s races, declared candidates with their names on the ballots edged undeclared write-in insurgents by a single vote.
Rhea Isaac won the mayoral race with 15 votes; a write-in candidate received 14 votes.
By the same margin, Barbara Pence won the Council Position No. 2 seat, Eric Rawson the Council Position No. 4 seat and Linda Anderson the Council Position No. 5 seat.
Two years ago, write-in...