Spencer Twp. race flips

Automatic recount planned

The official election results released Monday showed a change in the race for Spencer Township Trustee.

The unofficial results showed Kris C. Ruhl with a one vote edge over Michael B. Hood for the second and final trustee spot. The official results show the opposite. Hood has a 182-181 lead on Ruhl.

Due to the tightness of the race an automatic recount will be held on Monday beginning at 9 a.m.

For the other trustee position, Shawn P. Valentine was re-elected with 229 votes.

Automatic recount planned