Leroy Bentley won election to the Jasper County school board Tuesday during a special election for District 9, which covers the Levy area, according to unofficial results.
Bentley captured the seat by an 11-vote margin, defeating Priscilla Green and former school board member Pamela Williams.
Bentley had 108 votes, or 37 percent; Green had 97, or 33 percent; and Williams had 84, or 29 percent, according to the Jasper County Elections and Voter Registration office.
The votes are unofficial until Friday's canvass at the county elections office.
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