With a 25.06 percent voter turn-out, Richard Mourdock ousted Sen. Dick Lugar with a county-wide vote of 8,086 vs. 2,858.
In the U.S. District 2 Congressional race incumbent Jackie Walorski earned 2,619 of county votes to Greg Andrews’ 1,045.
Rebecca Kubacki was the clear favorite for the House of Representatives District 22 taking home 4,275 votes to Jon Hare’s 2,409.In local races, it was Michael Reed taking the judge’s seat for Kosciusko Circuit Court. He beat challenger Stephen Harris by more than 4,300 votes.
Michael Wilson handily won the seat of Kosciusko County Coroner with 5,058 votes. Tony Ciriello took in 4,031 votes and Carl Saint claimed 856 votes.
In the race for Kosciusko County Council, new at-large members are Larry Teghtemeyer, Bob Sanders and Jon Fussle.
In the Democratic race:
Congressional District 2: Dan Morrison over Brendan Mullen 157 to 103
U.S. Representative District 3 – Kevin Boyd, 121; Tommy Schrader, 58; Stephen Hope, 57; David Sowards, 46; John Roberson, 46; and Justin Kuhnle, 45.
Absentee ballots in Kosciusko County were the first to be counted and reported. Precincts reported absentee votes were down 10 percent from 2008.
Absentee votes in the Republican races are as follows:
State Senate: Richard Mourdock leading Dick Lugar 497-243
Indiana District 2 Congress: Jackie Walorski over Greg Andrews 157-57
State Senate District 22: Rebecca Kubacki over Jon Hare 314-145
Kosciusko County Circuit Court Judge: Michael Reed over Stephen Harris 462-225
Kosciusko County Coroner: Michael Wilson over Tony Ciriello and Carl Saint, 342-284-41
Kosciusko County Council at-large top vote getters: Thomas Anglin, Larry Teghtmeyer and Robert Sanders.
In the Democrat races, absentee voters selected Brendan Mullen over Dan Morrison, 15-12, in the Congressional race for District 2; and Kevin Boyd over John Roberson 28-10 in the U.S. House 3rd District race.
The top 15 candidates chosen as state convention delegates are: Kent Adams, Nancy Adams, Kyle Babcock, Brian Boyer, Monica Boyer, Ernest Wiggins, Daniel Hampton, Steven Foster, Christine Hampton, Kathy Stutzman, Joe Thallemer, Joshua Zimmerman, Larry Kinsey, Christopher Kehler and Ron Shoemaker.