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Hillsboro incumbents win unopposed

Hillsboro City Council incumbents Shelby Dirks and Byron McCarty won re-election to two-year terms Tuesday. No other candidates filed for the election.

Hillsboro is divided into two wards for City Council positions. Dirks represents Ward 1, which is roughly the western half of the city. McCarty represents Ward 2, the eastern half of the city.

Ward 1

  • Dirks 34

Ward 2

  • McCarty 20

A total of 58 ballots were cast in the election. With 1,692 registered voters in the city, that represents 3.4-percent voter turnout.

Marion County Commission will certify the results of the election Monday. There are no provisional ballots.

Last modified April 5, 2012