Mayo defeats Dressel in Steubenville 4th Ward primary race

STEUBENVILLE — Voters weighed in Tuesday night and selected Royal Mayo as the Democrat candidate for the Steubenville City Council 4th Ward seat.

Mayo faced incumbent Scott Dressel in the party primary. Dressel currently holds the seat on council.

According to preliminary and unofficial results, Mayo received 58 votes and Dressel 16.

There was no candidate on the Republican primary ballot running for the 4th Ward council position.

All three levies on the ballot before select Jefferson County voters passed including a pair of renewal levies in Steubenville and a renewal levy for Cross Creek Township.

More details on the election results will appear in Wednesday’s edition.


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