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Jackson County Elections

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JACKSON COUNTY, Okla._Jackson County held a vote Tuesday for the preliminary race for the District 2 County Commissioner and a pair of bond issues for Duke School District.

The Jackson County Commissioners race took a step forward with a preliminary race between five contenders, three Republicans and 2 Democrats. On the Republican side Kirk Butler won out against Wayne Cain and Lacy Scott with 49% of the vote. Robert Tucker won the Democrat side with 53% of the vote against Brent Southall.

Duke School District had a pair of bond proposals on the ballot. Proposition 1 was for a bond for a $5 million gym and activity center which only received 56% of the vote and failed to achieve the needed super majority of 60%. Proposition 2 was for a bond for $500,000 to go towards school buses, it passed with 67% of the vote.

The following is a full breakdown of the election:


Jackson County Commissioner District 2, Democrat

Robert Tucker  117 votes 53%

Brent Southall   102 votes 47%


Jackson County Commissioner District 2, Republican

Kirk Butler   96 votes 49%

Wayne Cain 62 votes 32%

Lacy Scott    36 votes 19%


Duke School District Prop. 1

Yes 125 votes 56%

No  100 votes 44%


Duke School District Prop. 2

Yes 150 votes 67%

No  74 votes   33%

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