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Nearly 2,300 Early Vote, Election Day is TUESDAY


Compiled by Jesse Wood

May 5, 2014. Early voting for the May 6 primary ended on Saturday.

Nearly 2,300 people voted early – with the vast majority voting in the Watauga County Administration Building in downtown Boone. See the totals for all the early voting sites through in Watauga County below. In all, 2,290 residents voted.

  • Watauga County Administration Building in downtown Boone: 1,640
  • Western Watauga Community Center in Sugar Grove: 138
  • Blowing Rock Town Hall: 205
  • Deep Gap Fire Department: 157
  • Meat Camp Department: 150

Last week, Election Director Jane Ann Hodges said that the voting this election cycle has been “heavier” than in previous years because of the competitive races this primary.


Before you head to the polls, check out the ballots below and also check out our ELECTION COVERAGE that features info on candidates, sample ballots, polling places and more.


Check out the ballots for all parties for the primary below.

Remember if you are registered as an unaffiliated voter, you may choose a Republican or Democrat Ballot, which features more races. 

Avery County Sample Ballots

Watauga County Sample Ballots