Turnout for primary election contests across Broome County on Thursday was light.

Anthony Fiala had the lead over Robert Weslar in the Democratic primary in the newly-drawn 13th Broome County legislative district.

With seven of the eight machines tallied in the district, Fiala was ahead of Weslar by a 145-to-100 margin.

In the 8th county legislative district, incumbent Republican John Black defeated Christopher DelBianco in the party primary, 329-to-71.

Broome County Executive Debra Preston received 472 votes in a primary for the Independence party line in the November 6 general election.

Tarik Abdelazim mounted a write-in campaign in the primary. Write-in votes are to be counted next week.