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Augusta voters to see few local races on Nov. 4 ballot

...when we are looking at November midterm elections, turnout will vary from the low 40s to the mid-50s," Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said of percentage voter turnout. "A lot of times it's driven by interest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-30/nov-4-ballot-will-have-f
Voters return to polls to settle runoffs

Voters will return to the polls today to decide a handful of runoff elections.Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said she expects, at most, 12 percent of registered voters to participate in the runoff, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-21/voters-return-
Early voting in July 22 runoff starts Monday in Augusta

...runoff elections July 22, but voters have several weeks of early voting opportunities that begin Monday.Richmond County Board of Elections will conduct early voting for any reason from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, July...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-25/early-voting-j
Turnout light so far in advance voting

...pick up a little next week, but we'll see. I do expect things to be very light across the board," Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said.Only 222 people, just .2 percent of registered voters, have voted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-02/stand-america-
Voters didn't hold back on write-ins during May 20 election

...count, but that did not stop 455 Augusta voters from writing in some 1,103 names on the May 20 ballot.Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said it isn't uncommon to have more write-ins when there are several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-11/voters-didnt-hold-back-w
Augusta mayoral candidate Helen Blocker-Adams suspends campaign

...Blocker-Adams did not file the formal affidavit necessary to remove herself from the election Thursday, Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said.If she does, the office will post notices at all polling places that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-15/augusta-mayora
Early voting in local, statewide runoffs starts June 30

...deadline can participate in the nonpartisan District 6 runoff, whether or not they cast a ballot May 20, Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said.Registered voters across most of Augusta-Richmond County who selected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-04/early-voting-local-state
Davis wins mayor's race with 75 percent of vote

...In remarks to supporters, Mason congratulated Davis for the win.When final results were posted by Richmond County Board of Elections, Davis had roundly defeated his three opponents, garnering 74.58 percent, or 20,577, of 26,765...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-20/davis-wins-may
Election moves forward without Blocker-Adams

...mayoral candidate Helen Blocker-Adams.Blocker-Adams formally withdrew from the race early Monday, Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said.The move means any votes cast for her in advance or on Election Day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-19/election-moves-forward-witho
Watchers weigh effect of Helen Blocker-Adams' move

...erode public confidence in government" as voters grow both disgusted and uncertain their votes will count.Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey estimated that turnout Tuesday would be between 20 and 30 percent of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-17/watchers-weigh-effect-he