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Wake County municipal election results

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Results from Tuesdays municipal elections are in. 

In Wake Forest, Wendell and Zebulon, voters ousted incumbents in favor of new faces. In Knightdale and Rolesville, voters looked to sitting candidates to continue leadership in their communities.

Details from the election results are available online on the N.C. State Election Board's website.

Here is how the races played out.

Knightdale mayor

Incumbant mayor James Roberson, who ran unopposed, wins another term. 

James Roberson: 814 votes (95.32 percent)

Write-in: 40 votes (4.68 percent)

Knightdale town council

Because there were two candidates running for two seats,  both Ben McDonald and Stephen Morgan will sit on the town council.

Stephen Morgan: 696 votes (48.17 percent)

Ben McDonald: 678 votes (46.92 percent)

Write-in: 71 votes (4.91 percent)

Rolesville mayor

Commissioner Ronnie Currin will be Rolesville's next mayor, running unopposed on the ballot despite a write-in campaign from challenger James Bradford.

Ronnie Currin: 823 votes (84.24 percent)

Write-in: 154 votes (15.76 percent)

Rolesville commissioner

Incumbents Michelle Medley and Sheilah Sutton were reelected, defeating three challengers for the two open seats.

Michelle Medley: 519 votes (27.36 percent)

Sheilah Sutton: 495 votes (26.09 percent)

April Sneed: 376 votes (19.82 percent)

Steven Dieckhaus: 280 votes (14.76 percent)

Edward Carelli: 222 votes (11.70 votes)

Write-in: 5 votes (0.26 percent)

Wake Forest commissioner

Anne Reeve, the only incumbent running again, came in last in the seven-way race for three open seats. Chad Sary, Jim Dyer and Adam B. Wright will be seated on the board of commissioners.

Chad Sary: 1,578 votes (18.88 percent)

Jim Dyer: 1,496 votes (17.90 percent)

Adam B. Wright: 1,483 votes (17.74 percent)

Heather Loftin Holding: 1,265 votes (15.13 percent)

Sean Sullivan: 1,030 votes (12.32 percent)

Greg Bartholomew:757 votes (9.06 percent)

Anne Reeve: 713 votes (8.53 percent)

Write-in: 37 votes (0.44 votes)

Wendell mayor

Incumbent mayor Virginia Gray defeated challenger Braxton Davis Honeycut.

Virgina Gray: 884 votes (75.04 percent)

Braxton Davis Honeycutt: 287 votes (24.36 votes)

Write-in: 7 votes (0.59 percent)

Wendell commissioner

Incumbant Ben Carroll did not win one of two seats available on the board of commissioners. Instead, challengers Joe DeLoach and Phillip Tarnaski pulled ahead.

Phillip Tarnaski: 782 votes (40.37 percent)

Joe DeLoach: 705 votes (36.40 percent)

Ben Carroll: 417 votes (21.53 percent)

Write-in: 33 votes (1.70 percent)

Zebulon commissioner

The top three vote-getters — Glenn York, Larry Loucks and Shannon Baxter — won seats on the board. The only incumbant, Don Bumgarner, was first runner up in the seven-way race.

Glenn York: 280 votes (22.54 percent)

Larry Loucks: 261 votes (21.01 percent)

Shannon Baxter: 231 votes (18.60 percent)

Don Bumgarner: 165 votes (13.29 percent)

Sam Hayes: 161 votes (12.96 percent)

Stan R. Nowell: 82 votes (6.60 percent)

Marilyn Price Wagner: 55 votes (4.43 percent)

Write-in: 7 votes (0.56 percent)