Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Bonacker, Bergfeld re-elected in Northwest R-1; Gotsch and Lenz returned to Lindbergh Board. Rockwood incumbents ousted.
Incumbent school board members in the Northwest and Lindbergh school districts easily won re-election Tuesday, outpacing their challengers by wide margins. In the Northwest R-1 school board race, Gary Bonacker and Nancy Bergfeld cruised to victory with 1,560 and 1,387 votes, respectively. Challenger Scott E. Reed tallied 961 votes. In the Lindbergh School District Board of Education race, incumbent board member Vic Lenz garnered 4,065 votes and incumbent Kara Gotsch received 3,515 votes. The two challengers - Adam McBride and Cindy McDaniel - received 2,223 and 2,683 votes, respectively. It was a different story in the Rockwood School District, where two imcumbents were rejected by the voters who also voted down the district's $38.4 …
Monday, April 1, 2013
The April 2 election is Tuesday. Here are the candidates and ballot measures up for a decision in the general municipal election.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Here are the candidates and ballot measures up for a decision in the general municipal election.
CITY OF FENTON MAYOR Paul Seemayer Mike Polizzi ALDERMAN, WARD 1 Carol Brennan Andrew Sobey Jr. Kevin Yarbrough ALDERMAN, WARD 2 (two-year term) Wesley Paul Verble ALDERMAN, WARD 2 (one-year term) Joe Maurath ALDERMAN, WARD 3 Chris Clauss ALDERMAN, WARD 4 James Mauller LINDBERGH SCHOOL DISTRICT Director (Two to be elected to three-year terms) Adam McBride Kara Gotsch Vic Lenz Cindy McDaniel FENTON FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT Director (One to be elected) Bethy Viviano Ken Boland ROCKWOOD SCHOOL DISTRICT Director (Two to be elected to three-year terms) Janet Strate Stephen (Steve) Banton Loralee Mondl Jeffrey R. Morrell PROPOSITION S ($38.4 million bond issue for upgrades in safety and health measures, technology infrastructure and facilities …
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
When the first day of filing closed Tuesday evening, three officially registered their candidacies with Lindbergh schools. A fourth candidate filed Jan. 10.
The race to become a member of the Lindbergh Schools’ Board of Education started Dec. 11 with three residents officially registering with the school district. Adam McBride was the first person to file at 8 a.m., followed immediately by incumbents Kara Gotsch and Vic Lenz. Cindy McDaniel joined the race on Jan. 10. The filing period will stay open until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 15. Those elected will serve a term of three years. The election is scheduled for April 2, 2013. Learn more on filing for the Lindbergh Schools’ Board of Education. Subscribe to our daily newsletter for updates on new candidate filings!
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Candidates for local elections gear up for the Apr. 3 vote.
The final election ballot has now been set as the deadline for candidates to file for the Apr. 3 election has passed. Here is the lineup of local candidates of interest to Fenton and High Ridge voters: FENTON BOARD OF ALDERMEN Ward 1 (2-year term) Carol Brennan Harold Bade Ward 3 (2-year term) Daniel C. Borgard LINDBERGH SCHOOL DISTRICT Board of Education (3-year terms) (two seats available) James Goss Karen Schuster Kate Holloway George Rezabek ROCKWOOD SCHOOL DISTRICT Board of Education (3-year terms) Geoff Rigabar Victor Hiken Sherri Rogers Jennifer Kelly William (Bill) Brown NORTHWEST SCHOOL DISTRICT Board of Education (3-year terms) Chris Shelton Victoria James Richard D. Meyer JEFFERSON COUNTY 911 DISPATCH Chairman Edward L. "Ed…
Monday, March 28, 2011
Vague references about friction on the current school board were made, but not defined by any candidate.
Candidates for the Northwest R-1 School District board of directors participated in a candidate forum last week that was orderly, respectful and focused largely on the issues that will face the district in an uncertain financial future. There was an undercurrent, however, of an undescribed "friction" on the seven-member school board that several candidates vowed to fix. Candidates participating in the forum were Norman O. Weber, Retta "Susan" Tuggle, Ron Deichmann, Sherri K. Talbott, Chris Davis and Serrie L. Werner. "There is a small division on the board and I would like to help put that back together," said Deichmann, of XXXX. "I think there is a lot of friction on the board now and it filters down to the teachers, said Davis, of XXXX. …