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ELECTION RESULTS: SPLOST, ELOST pass, city commission and school board races

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The votes are in. SPLOST passes with 60.73 percent of the vote. ELOST passes with 66.64 percent of the vote in the county and by 75.34 percent in the city.

City Commission: 

Jamie Doss (I) 2,451 votes

Wendy Davis (I) 2,035 votes

Randy Quick 1,932 votes

Sue H. Lee (I) 1,650 votes

Monica Sheppard 1,449 votes

Bill Kerestes 846 votes

Rome Board of Education:

Jill Fisher 2,023 votes

Will Byington (I) 1,940 votes

Elaina Beeman (I) 1,645 votes

John Uldrick 1,730 votes

Faith Collins (I) 1,644 votes

Melissa Davis 1,620 votes

Alvin Jackson 1,612 votes

Richard Dixon (I) 1,411 votes

David Ehrler 1,420 votes

Jim O'Hara 1,399 votes

Eric McDowell 1,357 votes

JJ Walker Seifert 1,196 votes

Dale Swann (I) 1,088 votes

Rom Roach 814 votes

Valerie Howard 754

Cave Spring:

Post 5 Nancy Fricks

Post 3 Nell McCain


Yes 6,599 votes

No 4,268 votes


Yes 8,243 votes

No 3,240 votes

All districts except Floyd Springs, Fosters Mill, Armuchee, Howell and Watters voted to approve the SPLOST. All districts voted to approve the ELOST.

According to incomplete and unofficial results approximately 22.51 percent of Floyd County voters turned out for the election.