Election Board certifies May primary

Staff Writer

The stage is set for Auglaize County's May Primaries, with one local contest drawing most of the attention.

The Auglaize County Board of Elections certified petitions for the May 8 elections at their regular meeting on Wednesday in the County Administration building in Wapakoneta, but only three county-wide candidates filed petitions before the Feb. 7 deadline.

Incumbent Doug Spencer's petition was certified for the Auglaize County Commissioner race, along with challenger and current St. Marys Mayor, Patrick McGowan.

The lone candidate for Auglaize County Auditor — barring any write-in campaigns — incumbent Janet Schuler, was also...

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