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...

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 manager thanks Aiken school

...a day at the school, as the poll workers do, you realize how busy the corridors are during class changes and how much an election being held adds to the crowded corridors. Thanks, again. Eugene England, poll manager, Aiken, S.C.

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County to refuse request

...video poker referendum should be allowed to work as a poll manager during the election, says James Hendrix, executive...chairwoman of the Aiken County Republican Party and a poll manager for more than a decade. Mrs. Cannon has been active...

Turnout steady at west Augusta precinct

...morning where 45 people had voted by 8:30 a.m. "I think it's going to be more than originally anticipated," said poll manager Theresia Hess. "I worked advance voting at Warren Road last week and we did very well. We were a lot busier than...

Voting at Westmont Elementary and Bel Air Elementary

...had occurred only once. John Jennings, an assistant poll manager, said he expects turnout to pick up there as people...number into perspective, Bill DeHaven, an assistant poll manager, said that in a prior runoff that precinct had as few...

Carlyn McElreath

...Course and the Metropolitan Women's Club. Mrs. McElreath worked for the Richmond County Board of Elections as a poll manager and retired from St. John Towers. She was a very active member of National Hills Baptist Church. Family members include...

Thousands turn out for Saturday voting in Richmond County

...Brigham Community Center on Golden Camp Road, where poll manager Betty Griffin estimated wait times of at least an hour...reported at any of the locations.At Warren Road, poll manager Theresia Hess said many voters this year are bringing...

Polls close on day Augusta metro elections officials report heavy turnout at the polls

...In south Augusta, about 350 voters had cast ballots by 9 a.m. at Gracewood Community Center on Tobacco Road, poll manager Pat Quattlebaum said."We've been very busy this morning," she said. "We've had a line since we opened."Richmond...

Some NA residents say alcohol referendum not on ballots

...with the referendum on it, "my poll manager asked me if it was really important...alcohol referendum on it.After a poll manager called the elections office, Shealy...Voters were encouraged to let the poll manager know if they thought they received...