West Fork Chooses Mayor; Prairie Grove Grows After Votes

Posted: April 9, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO ANDY SHUPE Mitch McCorkle, longtime fire chief for West Fork, and his wife, Henryetta, vote Tuesday in a special election to decide the mayor of West Fork at The Frank Wenzel Community Center.

West Fork has a new mayor and Prairie Grove will grow by 800 acres after two special elections Tuesday.

At A Glance

By The Numbers

Election Results

West Fork Mayor

• Charlie Rossetti: 330, 72 percent

• Steve Winkler: 127, 28 percent

Prairie Grove Annexation

• For: 84, 55 percent

• Against: 70, 45 percent

Source: Washington County Election Commission

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