J. Thomas Altizer

...positions. He was a member of the Uptown Kiwanis Club and the Traffic Club. Mr. Altizer enjoyed his service as a Poll Manager in West Augusta. He was a college football enthusiast, a saltwater fisherman and enjoyed his sailboat on both Lake...

Walter McKenney

...last 65 years and during that time he served in every capacity and position in the church. For 15 years he was the poll manager at Woodlawn for the Richmond County Board of Elections. He loved his family, church, people, and above all the Lord...

Poll manager sees job as community service

Phyllis Jones got into the elections business two decades ago by chance. Today, she's manager of the largest polling place in Augusta-Richmond County.

Poll workers enjoy friends, socializing during elections

...workers at Julian Smith Casino did not find themselves with quite as leisurely a pace."We're very fortunate here," poll manager Judy Blackstone said."Even though there may not be somebody in here every second, we don't have time to open a...

Thousands turn out for Saturday voting in Richmond County

...about 30 minutes at both places, poll managers said.The line snaked through...Center on Golden Camp Road, where poll manager Betty Griffin estimated wait times...the locations.At Warren Road, poll manager Theresia Hess said many voters this...

Judge orders S.C. ballots seized

...state's 46 counties that reported serious problems.County officials have not explained how the problems occurred. Poll managers blamed failed voting machines and heavy turnout for the backups. But Garry Baum, the deputy director of the county...

South Carolina House budget plan includes $6 million for state elections agency

...said $600,000 would buy 1,200 laptops with electronic voter registration lists that can help move lines because poll managers can process voters more quickly, compared to searching for names on paper lists."Lines at polling places usually...

SC Election Commission: No evidence dead people voted

...general election, Andino said.The commission said the review of 197 cases found: 106 cases of clerical errors by poll managers; 56 cases were the result of poor matching of voter's social security numbers, names, and dates of birth; 32...

Election officials ready for voters

...afternoon, a steady stream of poll managers paraded into the Board of Elections...said.After they checked in, poll managers left with a blue canvas bag loaded...collects votes. Doss said most poll managers were supposed to have their equipment...

Augusta-area voters favor Bush, Gore

...percent of the precinct's 913 registered voters turning out, said Patricia Vanderhoof, poll manager for Columbia County's Board of Elections. Poll managers said the majority of voters asked for Republican ballots. Clint Gregory, of Martinez...