Gov. Steve Beshear's resounding re-election was reflected in the Hardin County returns but the top overall vote-getter locally was a Republican.
Beshear and his new running mate, former Louisville Mayor Jerry Abramson, led a Democratic ticket that dominated most of Tuesday's statewide results. In Hardin County, the governor received 10,722 votes to 6,885 for Senate President David Williams and 937 for Gatewood Galbraith.
The governor's margin of victory in Hardin County was 57.8 percent - better than his 55 percent tally statewide.