Terri Violet defeated her challenger, Michelle Walker, 785 (56.23 percent) to 607 (43.48 percent) to retain her spot on the St. Peters Board of Aldermen.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Terri Violet keeps her seat on the St. Peters Board of Aldermen following an election night victory over challenger Michelle Walker.
The third time turned out to be the charm for Terri Violet. After coming up short in back-to-back elections for a seat serving Ward 3 on the St. Peters Board of Aldermen, Violet was the big winner in Tuesday's municipal elections. With all 9 precincts reporting, Violet defeated her challenger, Michelle Walker, 785 (56.23 percent) to 607 (43.48 percent). Violet's win keeps her on the board as one of the two representative for Ward 3. She attempted to gain a spot in both 2011 and 2012, but fell short at the polls each time. Despite the loses, Violet found herself on the dais at the St. Peters Justice Center in September following the resignation of Gus Elliott. Elliott, who defeated Violet in 2011, resigned following an investigation by the…
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Patch will send questionnaires to the two candidates running in the April election for the Ward 3 seat on the Board of Aldermen. What questions should we include?
Two candidates have filed to run for the Ward 3 seat on the St. Peters Board of Aldermen in the April 2 election. As we approach the election, Patch will send each candidate a questionnaire to help empower voters to cast their ballots for the candidates they believe in. And we would like to include all of you in the process. The two candidates, Terri Violet and Michelle Walker, will compete for the remaining two years in Former Alderman Gus Elliot's term. Gus Elliott, who won the spot in 2011, resigned following a harassment investigation. Violet was appointed to fill the open seat until the April 2 election. What questions do you have for the candidates? Do you have a question about a particular issue? Or would you like to know the …
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Incumbent Terri Violet and Michelle Walker are in the running for the spot on the St. Peters Board of Aldermen.
Filing is now closed and the field is set in the race for the St. Peters Ward 3 seat on the Board of Aldermen. After just more than a month of filing being open, two candidates have decided to run for the Ward 3 seat. Incumbent Terri Violet will face off against challenger Michelle Walker. The two candidates both filed on the first day, Dec. 11, meaning no one else decided to run after the first day of filing. Violet will be campaigning for the third straight spring. This time, however, Violet will be running her campaign as the incumbent candidate. Violet was appointed in September after Gus Elliott's resignation. While Violet's name has appeared on the ballot twice before, Michelle Walker is a newcomer. The Ward 3 resident The winner…
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Incumbent Terri Violet and Michelle Walker have filed for the spot on the St. Peters Board of Aldermen.
Ward 3 residents interested in running for the Board Aldermen have until 5 p.m. to file. Filing for the April 2 municipal election closes today, Tuesday, Jan. 15. Interested Ward 3 residents who would like to challenge incumbent Terri Violet may file their intent to run for an elected office at St. Peters City Hall until 5 p.m. There is a $75 filing fee for the intent to run for an elected office. This April's election was not originally on the St. Peters election cycle. The seat is up for grabs only because Gus Elliott, who won the spot in 2011, resigned following a harassment investigation. Violet was appointed in September to fill the seat until April's election. St. Peters aldermen serve four-year terms, however, this candidates for …