James Manges will become South Connellsville’s new mayor, defeating Jay Fox III by 86 votes, barring any write-ins.
For Borough Council however, there will be new faces at the table as Jerry Reagan (236 Votes), Donnie Ringer (234 Votes), Mary M. “Mert” Riley (185 Votes) and George Jay (179 votes) all attained seats at the table. Reagan served in the past and Jay filled an Appointment left open a couple of years back.
Those not attaining seats on council are Kimberly S. Laws (177), James Swink (126) and Karen Holbrook (98)
Joe Helms, will again serve another four years as the borough’s tax collector.
Mary Lazor will serve again as judge of Elections for the Borough
A write-in race will decide the fate of Inspector of Election.