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The Creedmoor Board of Commissioners saw its three seats flip to a trio of challengers after all Granville County precincts reported unofficial results Tuesday night.
Challengers Kechia Brustmeyer-Brown, Ed Mims and Georgana Marie Kicinski gained more votes than incumbents Herman B. Wilkerson, Archer Wilkins and Ernie Anderson to complete a massive overhaul on the board. The Creedmoor board race was the only one that saw challengers beat incumbents.
Brustmeyer-Brown was the highest vote-getter with 394 votes (20.87 percent). Mims (370 votes; 19.60 percent) and Kicinski (283 votes, 14.99 percent) followed.
Fellow challenger Robert Way was next with 264 votes (13.98 percent).
Incumbents Anderson (205; 10.86 percent), Wilkins (191; 10.12 percent) and Wilkerson (170; 9 percent) all saw their terms end.
Incumbent Butner mayor Terry Turner beat Vicky Hicks Daniels to retain his seat. Turner garnered 369 votes (60 percent) while Hicks Daniels captured 240 votes (39.02).
Creedmoor mayor Bobby Wheeler also held his seat after defeating Amor Agdeppa. Wheeler totaled 479 votes (66.99 percent) to Agdeppa's 231 votes (32.31 percent).
The three Butner Town Council candidates each secured a seat with Linda Jordon receiving the most votes by a mere one-vote margin (463; 33.38 percent), William "Bill" McKellar Jr. earned 462 votes (33.31 percent). Vickie L. Smoak notched 434 votes (31.29 percent).
Stem mayor Casey Dover retained his seat as the only candidate on the ballot. He earned 76 votes (96.20 percent).
In the Stem Board of Commissioners race, incumbent commissioners Dave Pavlus and Kenneth C. McLamb retained their four-year term seats. Pavlus garnered 67 votes (53.60 percent) and McLamb totaled 55 votes (44 percent).
The two-year unexpired Stem Board of Commissioners race featured incumbent Kevin C. Easter and challengers Frank N. Shelton III and Lonnie Cole Sr., with Shelton (58 votes, 36.71 percent) and Easter (54 votes, 34.18 percent) earning the seats. Cole had 45 votes (28.48 percent).
Granville County saw a 22.48 percent turnout rate (3,140 votes out of a possible 13,968).