Voters Headed To Polls Today In Municipal Elections

(UNDATED) – Voters headed to the polls this morning in the Municipal Elections for Bedford, Mitchell, and Oolitic.

Those campaigning outside of polling places this morning shared smiles and laughs. Charles Edwards with Rowena Cross- Najafi 

The candidates for several of the races, as well as their campaign workers, had a good time by sharing some good-natured fun with one another.

City Council Candidate Brad Bough talks to classmates from BNLHS Class of 1979.

At 3:30 p.m today. the Lawrence County Voter Registration reported that 324 ballots were cast at Stalker, 400 ballots were cast at Parkview Intermediate, 419 ballots were cast at the Lawrence County Courthouse, 146 ballots were cast at the Emerson School, and 278 ballots were cast at the Mitchell Community Center.

Mitchell Democrat Candidate for Mitchell Mayor Eugene “Pud” Terrell campaigns at Emerson Gym this morning.

Lawrence County Clerk Billie Tumey reported that there were no major voting machine issues. Minor issues were addressed by a Microvote Technician on site.

Mitchell Mayor Republican Candidate J.D. England campaigns this morning at the Mitchell Community Center

Early voting totals are not included in this report. For complete election results tune to 1340 WBIW after the polls close at 6 p.m.