Twiddy is winner of School Board race by 48 votes
By IRENE NOLAN
Twiddy was has defeated Brandy Foreman by the very narrow margin of
just 48 votes after today's recount of the results in the race for the
District 5 seat on the Dare County Board of Education in the March 15
election night results showed Twiddy with a 53-vote lead. Foreman asked
for a recount when the results after the Board of Election canvass on
March 22 showed Twiddy's lead down to 51 votes.
recount shaved another three votes off his margin. The final
count today was 4,484 for Twiddy, the former transportation director
for Dare County Schools, and 4,436 for Foreman, a former teacher.
board seats were up for election this year. Twiddy and Mary Ellon
Ballance of Hatteras village will join the board as new members.
Chairman Ben Sproul and vice-chairman Bea Basnight ran unopposed in the
March 15 election.
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