Updated Wednesday, Nov. 6
Mayor Jill Swain of Huntersville appeared to survive a tough challenge in Tuesday’s election from former Mecklenburg County Commissioner Jim Puckett. With all precincts reporting, Swain had 2,467 votes to Puckett’s 2,441, a margin of 26 votes, 50.1 percent to 49.6 percent.
In the Huntersville board race, Melinda Bales came out as the top voter getter (3,032), with Danny Phillips second with 2,803. Others elected to the six-seat board were Ron Julian, Jeff Neely, Sarah McAulay, and Rob Kidwell.
HUNTERSVILLE TOWN BOARD ELECTION 2013
Unofficial results from Mecklenburg Board of Elections
This article has been corrected to show that Charles Guignard was not elected, and to add a full chart with vote totals