Thompson wins bid for Northern Boone County Commissioner

November 7, 2012 | 1:47 a.m. CST
Judy Larose, left, and Janet Thompson, the newly elected Northern Boone County Commissioner, watch as results from the 2012 general election are broadcast on MSNBC on Tuesday at The Blue Note. Thompson said her win was a surprise but she felt "amazing" because of it. "I show horses, and you learn that even if you think you had a great ride, nothing is certain until the judging is completely over," said Thompson, a Democrat.

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