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New mayor, chief elected in Central

3 years 2 months 2 weeks ago April 05, 2014 Apr 5, 2014 Saturday, April 05 2014 April 05, 2014 9:46 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

CENTRAL- Voters elected a new mayor and police chief and began to fill their town council during an election Saturday.

"Jr." Shelton was elected mayor with 59% of the vote and James Salsbury was elected chief with 52% of the vote. About 7600 people cast a ballot.

"Shane" Evans, "Kim" Fralick, Wayne Messina, and John Vance were elected outright to the council. Jason Ellis and Ralph Washington will have a runoff for the fifth council seat.
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