Tuesday nights Republican primary race in Ecru brought the following results:
In the mayor race incumbent Jeff Smith was defeated with 87 votes and challenger Patty Turk had 159 votes.
Votes for the alderman were Dr. James Speck, 157; Allison Richardson, 181; Richie Turner, 157; Gable Todd, 206; Joey Tharp, 159 and Jeannie Thompson, 169. Turner will not advance to the general election June 8. The other five will face democrat Gloria High.