Primary Election Results- Unofficial Totals
Published 7:24 pm Tuesday, May 17, 2022
The unofficial primary election 2022 results are in. Results still have to be certified by the state, which will likely happen by Friday.
Boyle County Clerk Trille Bottom said there was a 19.15% voter turnout. Results came in quickly, and by 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, all Boyle County precincts had reported votes and the totals had been counted.
Rand Paul won the Republican primary by a landslide. Charles Booker became the first Black Kentuckian to receive the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate.
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The race for District Judge of Boyle and Mercer counties will be between Patrick F. Barsotti and Stacy Elizabeth Coontz. Danville Mayor candidate Denise Terry will not be running in the general election, leaving the race to be between James “J H” Atkins and James Morris Hunn.
The Danville commissioner who will not be running with the other eight is Robert Earl Robinson.
Magistrate District 2 incumbent Ronald Short has been outvoted by Paula Bodner.
See the rest of the results below.
United States Senator, 1st Congressional District, Republican:
Rand Paul- 1,641
Valery Fredrick- 88
Paul Hamilton- 66
Arnold Blankenship- 52
Tami Stainfield- 48
John Schiess- 16
• United States Senator, 1st Congressional District, Democrat:
Charles Booker- 1,709
Joshua Wesley Blanton Sr.- 184
John Merrill- 159
Ruth Gao- 106
• District Judge for the 50th Judicial District, nonpartisan: (Top 2 go to general election)
Patrick F. Barsotti- 2,208
Stacy Elizabeth Coontz- 1,413
Christopher Reed- 571
• Danville Mayor, nonpartisan: (Top 2 go to general election)
James “J H” Atkins- 1,354
James Morris Hunn- 907
Denise Terry- 316
• Danville City Commissioners, nonpartisan: (Top 8 go to general election)
Jennie Hollon- 1,516
Kevin Caudill- 1,374
Rick Serres- 1,307
Donna Peek- 1,100
Steve Southerland- 833
Shawn Moore- 546
Charles Singleton- 533
Col. Joe Lamkin- 341
Robert Earl Robinson- 285
• Boyle County Magistrate District 1:
Terry Hogue (Democrat)- 224
Jeff Reardon (Democrat)- 111
• Boyle County Magistrate District 2:
Paula Bodner (Republican)- 180
Ronald Short (Republican)- 133
• Boyle County Magistrate District 4:
Jerry Leber (Democrat)- 214
Keagan Hinkle (Democrat)- 177
• Boyle County Constable District 1:
R. Andrew Hourigan (Republican)- 195
Darrel Lyons (Republican)- 141