TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Four Greensburg Salem candidates get both parties' backing

Daily Photo Galleries

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 12:21 a.m.
 

Four candidates for Greensburg Salem School Board appeared to virtually assure their election this fall by taking both major party nominations in Tuesday's election.

Incumbent Angela DeMarino-Tooch was fifth for both the Republican and Democrat nominations with 23 of 27 precincts reporting.

All five candidates cross-filed and sought the four nominations of both parties.

Returns on the GOP side showed Lee Kunkle with 24 percent of the vote, Ron Mellinger Jr., 22 percent, Barbara Vernail, 20 percent, Jeff Metrosky, 18 percent, and DeMarino-Tooch, 17 percent.

On the Democrat side, Kunkle had 22 percent; Mellinger, 22; Vernail, 21; Metrosky, 19; and DeMarino-Tooch, 16.

The five cross-filed. The top four vote-getters for each party earned a nomination and move on to the fall election.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Westmoreland

  1. Fire at Flight 93 National Memorial hints at struggle to safeguard historic artifacts
  2. DEP orders cleanup of former Jeannette Glass property to resume
  3. Route 217 bridge across Loyalhanna Creek reopens early
  4. Southwest Greensburg man died of injuries in accident in Bell
  5. The real Captain Phillips brings story of piracy to St. Vincent College
  6. Missing Southwest Greensburg man found dead at crash site in Bell
  7. Corbett rips Wolf tax proposals during Hempfield campaign stop
  8. Redstone gets $90K grant for safety upgrade
  9. Kin of 2013 DUI crash victim in Hempfield lose young family in fire
  10. Physicist found joy in family, friends, work, wine
  11. Mt. Pleasant man injured when tractor hit by vehicle
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.