May 19, 2012 —
Gary Conn lead Brandon Ison 69.1% to 30.9% in the race for Commonwealth's Attorney in Carter County.
However, Ison was more successful in Morgan and Elliott counties.
Ison won in Elliot county by 36 votes and 693 in Morgan County.
With unofficial results, Ison is the new Commonwealth's Attorney.
In the race for US Representative in the 5th District, Michael Ackerman took Kenneth Stepp 68% to 31%.
In the Democratic primary, President Barak Obama had 50.9%of the vote wile 49.1% of voters were uncommitted.
Mitt Romney took the GOP nomination in Carter County with 60% of the vote.
1,578 Carter Countians voted on Tuesday.