Gubernatorial Candidates File for Ballot

Earlier this evening, sixteen boys came forward with the backing of their parties and towns and formally announced their interest in running for state governor by filing for the ballot. Each boy will campaign for their party’s vote until the Thursday gubernatorial primary, at which point one boy will represent each party, and they will have just one more day to campaign to the whole delegation of Cornhusker Boys’ State. After an hour and a half debate Friday morning, the vote will take place, leaving only one boy to become Boys’ State Governor 2010-2011. Here are the candidates.

Nationalist Party:

Nick Gabriel, Bunker Hill

Andrew Prystai, Valley Forge

Cody Lindley, Yorktown

Logan Baker, Gettysburg

Taylor James, Alamo

Jake Nelson, Manila Bay

Daniel Carlson, Bataan

Steven Craig, Belleau Wood

Federalist Party:

Peter Lopez, Bunker Hill

Nick "Nickit" Schreiner, Yorktown

Ben Crelin, Gettysburg

AJ Braband, Alamo

Taylor Menke, Manila Bay

Alejandro Ramirez, Manila Bay

Evan Bartels, Bataan

Brennan Costello, Belleau Wood

Bunker Hill Elects City Officials

City election results are in! Here are the winners of Bunker Hill elections.

Mayor: Peter Lopez

City Council: Jonathon Houser, Nick Pease, Spencer Dagerman, Seth Wilson, Phillip Kavan, Kevin Koch

County Supervisor: Nate Roh

School Board: Derek Powers, Wyatt Schuettler, Schuyler Sharp

Peter Lopez, Mayor-elect of Bunker Hill, says that his goal for the week is, “To promote learning in a competitive atmosphere and enjoy Boys’ State.”

Mayor Peter Lopez

Delegate Campaigns Hit the Ground Running in City and Legislative Elections

Taking the race off the athletic field and onto the campaign trail, this year’s delegates swiftly started their fight for the offices of mayor, councilmen, and legislators, among others. The candidates can only hope that their strength and confidence will be enough to overcome the hurdles created by their peers’ tough questioning.

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