Thursday, Feb. 7, 2008

Primary election will be held Tuesday

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Voters will cast ballots Tuesday for President of the United States, U.S. Representative in the 6th Congressional District, delegates to the Democratic and Republican conventions and Board of Education members.

No more than two female delegates and no more than three male delegates may be chosen for the Democratic National Convention and no more than three male or female delegates for the Republican National Convention.

Carroll County registered voters will have the opportunity to vote for two candidates for the Board of Education.

Six candidates are vying for the two open seats; the top four vote-getters in Tuesday's primary will be on the ballot for the General Election on Nov. 4.

Voting sites will be open from 7 am. until 8 p.m. Anyone standing in line at 8 p.m. will be allowed to vote, according to the Carroll County Board of Elections Web site.

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—Mankaa Ngwa-Suh, Staff Writer