The results are in and the local contested races went to the incumbents.

The most contested race was that of justice of the peace with four candidates vying for the position.

Incumbent Nolan Dunlap came out ahead with 498 out of 882 votes or 56 percent. Next in the race was Stacy Spurlock with 254 votes or 28.8 percent. Peggy Ferrell had 107 votes or 12 percent and Chad Hooten received 23 votes or 2.6 percent.

In the Precinct 4 County Commissioners race, Terry ward came out ahead with 164 out  of 207 votes or 79 percent. Robert "Tinker" Barker received 43 votes at 20.8 percent.

For more election coverage, see the March 7 edition of the Jack County Herald.