Smith County Election Officials Preparing For Election Day
POSTED: Monday, November 3, 2008 - 7:55pm
UPDATED: Thursday, April 8, 2010 - 1:39am
SMITH COUNTY - Smith County election officials say they're anticipating a record number of voters at the county's sixty-eight polling locations on Tuesday.
Officials have hired additional election day workers. They will have extra voting machines on standby and eleven phone lines to answer questions for voters.
Election officials say almost 50,000 people voted early in Smith County.
Officials are anticipating an additional 45,000 will cast their ballots on election day.