Taylorville Government and Taylorville School Board saw a lot of change from Tuesday’s election. For Taylorville Government, Julie Lilly ran unopposed, but there will be a new City Treasurer, as Scott Alberssen defeated Jacque Nation 1196-1047. Nation made headlines earlier in the year accusing Mayor Bruce Barry of inappropriate comments. Incumbent Larry Budd defeated James McCoy 306-207 for Ward 1. In Ward 2, Jeremy Wilson defeated Incumbent Lee Lanzotti and Jeffrey Stoner with 236 votes. Lanzotti finished with 215. Doug Brown ran unopposed in election for Ward 3, and Steve Dorchinecz ran unopposed in Ward 4.
For the Taylorville School Board, For the 2 year term, Carla Mickey defeated Jim Andruch 1,952-1286. For the 4 year term, Jennifer Norris, Brenda Patrick, and Tricia Marburger defeated Rick Bryan. Norris had the most votes with 2,670. Patrick had 2,558 and Marburger had 1,861.
Turnout for Christian County for the elections sat at 30.4% with 6,682 ballots cast throughout the county.