Leaders gain ground in council race
SAN BERNARDINO — Edward T. Paget M.D., Timothy Terral and Zachery Longacre continue to lead the race for three seats on Needles City Council, according to a Dec. 3 update by the county registrar of voters.
Paget leads easily with 699: 26.67 percent of the total. Terral is credited with 507 or 19.34 percent. Longacre has 491 or 18.73 percent. Louise Evans has 486; Barbara L. Beard 438.
Jeff Williams, running unopposed for mayor, has garnered 763 votes.
According to the registrar’s office there were still an estimated 16,525 ballots remaining to be processed in San Bernardino County as of the close of business Dec. 3.