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Monday, April 23, 2018

Data From Day Four of Early Voting

The fourth day of early voting has ended and here are a few numbers from the Macon County Board of Elections: (these numbers are cumulative)

Highlands Voting Location (Ballot Choice)

Democrats - 20 ballots
Republicans - 51 ballots

Total - 71 ballots

Franklin Voting Location

Democrats - 31 ballots
Republicans - 117 ballots
Republican NV - 2 (not voting)
Total - 148 ballots (not counting the 2 non-voting ballots)

County Totals

Democrats - 51 ballots
Republicans - 168 ballots

Total County - 219 ballots

There are two early voting locations, one in Highlands at the Civic Center and another in Franklin at the Board of Elections Office. Early voting ends on May 5th and election day is May 8th.

The races with primaries are as follows (names are in order in which they appear on the ballot):


NC-11 US House

• Phillip G Price
• Steve Woodsmall
• D Scott Donaldson


NC-11 US House

• Mark Meadows
• Chuck Archerd

Macon County Commissioner District I

• John A Shearl
• Jim Tate


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Published at 1:38 am on 04-22-2018