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The Election in Photos

By on November 7, 2012 at 9:38 am

Tuesday’s Nov. 6, 2012, election brought thousands of voters and hundreds of election day workers out in Monroe County. Here are a few pictures to paint the story of the day. Click here, to view the results.

Voter turnout at Monroe County polling places was heavy Tuesday morning, with no major glitches being reported at mid-day. Pictured, election judge Hazel Moeckel (left) helps Marleen Penick (right) master the intricacies of the electronic touch screen voting system in place at the Waterloo VFW polling location, while friends Flora McKeown and Barbara Schmeding, who had already cast ballots, look on. (Alan Dooley photo)

The ladies of the Circuit Clerk’s office all dressed in purple on Tuesday to show their support for their current Circuit Clerk, Sandy Sauget, by wearing her favorite color. They pose by a flower arrangement brought in by Sauget’s daughter Courtney for good luck. From left, Jackie Allschied, Mary Ann Brand, Sauget, Alice Murry, and Bette Hoffmann.(Corey Saathoff photo)

The Monroe County Election Officials busy at work, counting the ballots on Tuesday night. From left, Platinum Election representative Sammy Wasim and Monroe County Clerk Dennis Knobloch look over results as election officials Doug Sondag, Jim Pflasterer, Lisa Grove, Darcy Fausz, Kathy Linker and Elaine Adams tabulate votes for the official count. (Corey Saathoff photo)

Winners of their respected races, Monroe County Circuit Clerk Sandy Sauget (left) and Monroe County Commissioner Delbert Wittenauer (right), are all smiles after the results of the Nov. 6, 2012, election rolled in on Tuesday night. (Corey Saathoff photo)

The Monroe County Democrats toast to the election at the Waterloo VFW on Tuesday night. (Kermit Constantine photo)

The traditional JV’s election board hangs outside of JV’s Downtown Bar & Grill the morning after the election. (Teryn Schaefer photo)


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Teryn Schaefer

Teryn was born and raised in Waterloo, growing up watching local sports and Mon-Clair baseball. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri Journalism School and loves cheering on her Tigers any chance she gets.