MARSHALL CO. â€”Republicans Tim Harman (State Rep. District 17) and Bill Cleavenger (County Coroner) won in Tuesdayâ€™s primary election, defeating their opponents Francis Ellert and Les Trump, respectively.
Harman received 3,142 votes in all, nearly 60 percent of votes cast for either Harman or Ellert.
Cleavenger received 3,331 votes in all, 68 percent of votes cast for Cleavenger and Trump.
Harman said that he was surprised at the results but attributes his win to hard work.
â€śI did hit 8,000 doors, I worked hard, I put it in Godâ€™s hands and here it is,â€ť said Harman Tuesday night.