Chris Hipp is the new mayor in Wakeman.
Hipp, of 53 River, earned 185 votes, defeating incumbent Stanley K. Wolfe, of 66 Pleasant St., who had 59 votes, and challengers Larry Cancel, of 22 Hyde St. and Chuck Moore, of 11 North St. Cancel earned 30 votes and Moore 21.
"I guess I'm at a loss for words," Hipp said. "I can't wait to get started actually. I'm very thankful. I just want to thank everyone for the tremendous support that I've had."