SHEPHERDSVILLE - One Democrat survived in state races.
Linda Belcher narrowly defeated Russell Webber to return for a second term as state representative of the 49th District.
Belcher had 7,878 votes while her Republican candidate had 7,777.
In the state Senate race, Paul Hornback defeated Democrat David Eaton 13,858 to 9,146 in Bullitt County. He also carried Shelby and Spencer counties.