Four local communities held municipal elections on Tuesday.
The city of Salem held its municipal election.
Citizens voted on mayor, and two council members from each of the three wards.
Incumbent Bobby Samples was re-elected as mayor with 109 votes.
Incumbent Al Romagnoli beat Kenneth Truex 37 to 31 for one seat in the first ward.
Another close race, Phyllis Plaugher, defeated Robert Bland 36 to 31 to take the second seat in the first ward.
Ward 2 was won by John Golden and Bobby Knight.
Finally, Nancy Siders and Roy Van Natta won the two seats open in Ward 3.
The incumbent of Ward 3, Laurie McKowen, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 25 2013.
McKowen's name remained on the ballot, and if she was elected, the seat would have remained vacant for 30 days until council named a replacement.
Mannington also held elections on Tuesday.
Voters elected a mayor and two city council members.
In the race for mayor, Jim Taylor defeated incumbent Bob Garcia.
They reelected Mayor James Rossi and council members Mike Wilson, Pat Rossi, Jim Tug Ross, Donna Long, and Levi Wiseman, all of whom ran unopposed.