In his first foray into public office, Assistant Storey County Undersheriff Gerald Antinoro beat his challenger John Tyson to win the seat of sheriff, while former Carson City judge Bill Maddox, old hat to campaigning, beat Laura Grant to become district attorney.
"I am on top of the world," said a jubilant Antinoro late Tuesday night from his election party at the Old Corner Bar in Piper's Opera House in Virginia City.
Antinoro brought home 1,275 votes to John Tyson's 813.
"I'm going to live up to what I've said. I've told folks all over the county that I will …