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Chatham Co. polling location changes for the Aug. 11 primary runoffs

Chatham County Board of Elections member proposing creation of voter education advisory council

A Chatham County Board of Elections member is looking to create a voter education advisory board to help clear up any confusion voters might have before casting their ballot.

  Chatham County Board of Registrars talks about absentee ballot security

Monday will mark three months until voters head to the polls for the November 3 general election.

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  Two candidates left vying to fill late Sen. Jack Hill’s seat

Even though the two remaining candidates in the Georgia Senate District 4 special election runoff come from the same party, they have varying views on how to help the district.

Georgia governor calls election to fill Lewis’ current term

Georgia’s governor has called a special election to fill the remainder of Rep. John Lewis’ current term after the civil rights leader’s death.

  Chatham County Board of Elections discusses process before Chatham County Commissioners

Chatham County Commissioners took time Friday to hear directly from Chatham County election leaders.

  Early voting off to slow start in Bryan County

Early voting in Bryan County got started this week for next month’s runoff election.

  Chatham Co. Board of Elections discuss pay increase for June 9 poll workers

It looks like Chatham County’s poll workers will have to wait a little longer to see if they will receive extra pay from working the June 9th primaries.

  Chatham Co. Republican Party wants independent review of voting issues during June Primary

A group with Chatham County’s Republican Party, and several other community groups, are calling for an independent review of issues during the June primary elections.

SC will pay postage for all mail-in ballots in November

Elections officials in South Carolina have agreed to provide prepaid return postage for all absentee ballots by mail this November.

  Chatham County District 2 race recount not re-certified

The results of a Chatham County Commission race from nearly a month ago still aren’t official.

  First black woman wins seat on Lyons City Council

Lyons Ward 2 Councilwoman Sonja Eason says in order to see change you need to be the change. She says this is what she had in mind when she chose to run for this seat.

  Chatham County Commission District 2 candidate calls for recount

Ballots are being re-scanned at the Chatham County Board of Elections Office.

  Protest held over Chatham County absentee ballot count

The Chatham County Board of Elections has certified the County’s June 9 election results, making the results official.

  Two contenders for Chatham County’s top prosecutor position look at the months ahead

Now that official results from last week’s primary election are in, there are two contenders for the County’s top prosecutor position - Shalena Cook Jones and the incumbent District Attorney Meg Heap.

  Chatham County election results expected to be certified Friday

The Chatham County Board of Elections supervisor said that they’ve been working around the clock to count all the votes from the last Tuesday’s election. He says he believes they will be able to certify the results come Friday.

  Two Bryan Co. sheriff candidates already preparing for November election day

The Bryan County sheriff’s race is down to just two candidates after Mark Crowe won the primary for the Republican party.He now goes head-to-head with Al Hagan, who was the only Democrat on the ballot.

  Chatham Co. still counting absentee ballots

Thousands of absentee and provisional ballots continue to be counted in Chatham County at the Board of Elections Office.

RNC announces Jacksonville, Fla. as host to celebratory part of 2020 convention, City of Charlotte responds

President Donald Trump will officially celebrate his acceptance of the Republican Party’s presidential nomination in Jacksonville, Florida at the 2020 Republican National Convention.

  Chatham County Commissioners looking for answers after issues during Tuesday’s elections

Chatham County Commissioners want to know what happened with Tuesday’s election and are looking for answers.

  One-on-one with RNC chair: Jacksonville chosen as second convention site

Gray Television Washington Bureau Chief Jacqueline Policastro spoke to Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel one-on-one Friday morning and asked why the GOP chose Jacksonville.

Trump rally-goers must agree they won’t sue if they contract coronavirus

Trump supporters who attend his first rally since the coronavirus pandemic began must agree not to sue if they contract COVID-19.

  Candidates facing runoff election for Sen. Jack Hill’s seat

Voters have narrowed the field of state senator candidates who want to succeed longtime Senator Jack Hill who passed away in April.

Jon Ossoff wins Georgia Senate primary; will face Perdue

A young media executive has beaten back a field of Democratic primary opponents to win a spot taking on Republican Sen. David Perdue in November.

  Jasper Co. has new coroner for first time in decades

Jasper County has a new coroner for the first time in decades.