Sid Sullivan at a watch party on Tuesday

August 5, 2008 | 10:43 p.m. CDT
Democratic candidate for Boone County Southern District commissioner Sid Sullivan talks with his Web designer, Erica Brewer (not pictured), during a watch party at his house on Tuesday. Sullivan lost his bid for the nomination to Karen Miller. She won 6,111 votes, or 70.6 percent of the ballots cast, to Sullivan's 2,544 votes, or 29.4 percent.

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