Members of the Washington County Election Commission met Feb. 27 to certify candidates for the May 6 Republican Primary and decide on the sites and hours for voting.
With the exception of the last-minute withdrawal by Trustee Jack Daniels, all candidates who filed petitions for the primary were certified. Polling hours will be the traditional 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6.
Early voting will be held from Wednesday, April 16, through Thursday, May 1. Hours will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday. Machines will be closed on Good Friday, April 18. More...
Candidates turn out for breakfast in effort to meet voters face to face
Bowmantown Ruritan members offered one of the first opportunities for residents to meet the candidates for the 2014 elections during their monthly breakfast last week.
“The Ruritan Club does not endorse any candidates, but we think it’s important that the public have information on the people who are running for office,” said Harvey Crain, a Bowmantown Ruritan for more than 30 years.
Founded in 1961, the Bowmantown Ruritan Club recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. The building at 1571 Barkley Road in Telford serves as a voting site for Washington County elections. More...