Village elections were held Tuesday, and while the majority of candidates ran unopposed for their positions, one race in both Chenango County and Delaware County was contested.
In the Chenango County village of Afton, Sally Muller was re-elected mayor over her challenger Stephen Hitchcock, 50 to 22. Muller has been mayor since 2006, a village official said.
In the Delaware County village of Hancock, William Schoonmaker (R) and Alice Hartz (R) were reelected as village trustees over Shaun Shannon (D) in a close race. Schoonmaker had 125 votes, Hartz had 120 and Shannon had 114.