Stephen Thomas
Gary Hatcher and Darlene Herps watch as the Nov. 6 election vote were counted on Friday. At the end of the recount, Hatcher retained his office and the election night results did not change.
RECOUNT... Hatcher wins PV mayor’s race

 SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Pioneer Village mayor’s race was highlighted at the Bullitt County Judicial Center on Friday.

Incumbent Gary Hatcher remains mayor, with no change to the vote totals. Hatcher remained at 453 votes, with candidate Darlene Herps staying at 447.

City clerk Kevin Mooney reported no problems and no discrepancies from the election, despite a small delay while Bullitt County District Judge Rodney Burress approved a counting process by the four representatives selected to hand-count the ballots.