Incumbent Ray Vick was re-elected Thursday to a fifth 3-year term as Distict 5 trustee for Sumter Electic Cooperative Inc. (SECO). He received 207 votes. His closest challenger, Earl Wellman, who claimed that SECO electric rates were too high, received 26 votes. A third candidate, Leo Estrella, finished with seven votes. District 5 stretches from Hernando south to Inverness Highlands and east to Gospel Island.