Leas wins in landslide over Bentonville School Board challenger

Posted: September 20, 2017 at 1:08 a.m.

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Brent Leas won a second term on the Bentonville School Board on Tuesday, holding off challenger Amy Gillespie in what was a hotly contested race.

Other results

Results of other school board races in Benton and Washington counties Tuesday, according to unofficial results:

Gravette

• Position 1, five years: Jay Oliphant* 122 (51 percent), James H. Brown Jr. 116 (49 percent)

• Position 2, five years: Jodi Moore 152 (65 percent), Raegena Davis 81 (35 percent)

Farmington

• Position 5, five years: Doug Williams* 146 (68 percent), Mindy Grusing 70 (32 percent)

Lincoln

• Zone 3, five years: Kendra Moore 35 (61 percent), Richard Watson 22 (39 percent)

Prairie Grove

• Position 1, five years: Whitney Woods Bryant 128 (61 percent), Mark Beaver* 83 (39 percent)

Siloam Springs

• Zone 2, four years unexpired: Connie Matchell* 25 (54 percent), Brad Edwards 21 (46 percent)

*denotes incumbent

Source: Staff report

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