LOCAL GOVERNMENT

The Central Texas College board of trustees will include new representatives, according to unofficial results released late Saturday night.

Charles Hollinger defeated Samuel Thorpe Jr. for the Place 2 spot on the board, gaining 1,613 voters, 60% of 2,709 total.

James Pierce Jr. secured the Place 3 seat over incumbent Joseph Burns, gaining 1,399 voters, 53% of 2,626 total.

The results will be canvassed.

Jimmy Towers was unopposed for Place 1, and Brenda Coley was unopposed for Place 5.

Hollinger and Pierce could not be reached for comment late Saturday night.

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