Joey Martin lost to Danny Turner in his bid for a City Council seat by 32 votes. At his request, a recount was held Wednesday and, according to City Registrar Cindy Barbour, Martin picked up 1 vote, but so did Turner. The big winner, incumbent Jennifer Bowles, picked up an additional 2 votes. The official results were Bowles 3,296, Turner 1,682, and Martin 1,650.
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Bill Wyatt holds a B.S. in Telecommunications from Radford University. He is a radio and television station owner, journalist, broadcaster, web designer, and media consultant.
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