Monday, 21 May, 2018

May 8, 2018 Primary Elections

Vote-by-mail ballots go out next week; two stamps needed to mail them back Last call to register to vote
Angelica Greene | 08 May, 2018, 01:06

Burke County has 33 different precincts, according to the North Carolina State Board of Elections website.

Applications for ballot by mail should be sent to Linda Jarvis - Early Voting Clerk at P.O. Box 1010, Fairfield, Texas 75840.

More than 40 percent of the early votes cast in Watauga were submitted this week at the polling site on Appalachian State University campus, outnumbering the total number of votes cast at the Watauga County Administrative Building since early voting began April 19.

Voters can choose either a Republican or Democratic ballot but not both, regardless of political party affiliation.

The next chance to vote in Rutherford County is August 2nd in the County General and State and Federal Primary.

The group found that the percentage of voters opting to vote before election day climbed to 22 percent this primary compared to 18 percent in 2016.

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The only exception to that rule will be for voters whose address has changed since the last time they voted and who have not notified the board of that change, Mace said.

Polls are open Tuesday beginning at 6:30 a.m. and end at 7:30 p.m. In the state auditor race, only one Democrat and one Republican are running. To 8 p.m.

Saturday, June 2, 11 a.m.to 5 p.m.

The absentee ballot deadline has passed; these were to be mailed by May 7.

Those who wish to receive a vote-by-mail ballot but haven't requested one yet must do so by Tuesday, May 29.

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