Saturday elections held in Milford and Millsboro
Two towns held elections over the weekend - in Milford and Millsboro.
In Milford, Mayor Arthur Campbell and 4th Ward councilwoman Katrina Wilson ran unopposed in Saturday’s election.
In the First Ward, Mike Boyle defeated Michael Spillane - 173 to 162 votes.
In the Second Ward, Lisa Peel did not run for re-election. Instead, Andrew Fulton topped Joseph Wiley for that seat 119 votes to 110 votes.
And in the Third Ward, long-time councilman Owen Brooks was ousted by newcomer Brian Baer by just seven votes (57-50).
All councilmembers and the mayor will be sworn in at the Milford Council Meeting on Monday, June 22.
Meantime, voters in Millsboro Saturday gave incumbent at-large Councilman Larry Gum another 3 year term. Gum defeated challenger Denise Blake, 77 votes to 52 votes.
Current Mayor Michelle Truitt and District 2 Councilman Ron O’Neal were unopposed.
The Millsboro Town Council will hold a reorganization meeting in July, to name a mayor and new officers.