Susan Manchester

(5-9-18) Two Auglaize County residents will try and win the 84th State House Seat in November after last night’s competitive Republican primary. The 84th House District includes portions of Mercer, Darke, Auglaize and Shelby Counties.

Susan Manchester of Waynesfield picked up the win in the the three-candidateĀ  Republican Primary for the 84th State House Seat. Manchester defeated Republicans Travis Faber of Celina and Aaron Heilers of Anna. Manchester was endorsed by US Representative Jim Jordan, who could become the next Speaker of the House.

TheĀ  final vote totals were:

  • 5,398 votes for Susan Manchester
  • 4,713 votes for Travis Faber
  • 4,608 votes for Aaron Heilers

Despite winning two of the four county votes in the District, Heilers would finish third, while Faber had a convincing win in Darke County.

In Mercer County it was a very close race, with Heilers winning the vote over ManchesterĀ  by just 35 votes 1,665 to 1,630.

In Auglaize County Manchester easily won her home county by 800 votes over Faber 1,854-987.

In Darke County, it was Faber outdistancing Manchester 1,719-1,308.

In Shelby County, Heilers easily picked up the win over Manchester 1,481-606.

Mercer County 
Heilers			1,665	 
Manchester		1,630	 
Faber			1,529	 

Auglaize County 
Manchester		1,854	 
Faber		 	 987	 
Heilers	 	 	 565	 

Darke County
Faber 			1,719 	
Manchester 		1,308 
Heilers 		 897	

Shelby County
Heilers 		1,481
Manchester		 606
Faber			 478

In the November general election, Manchester will face Democrat Joseph Monbeck of Wapakoneta who ran unopposed in the Democratic Primary.