08
MAR
2018

Notice of August 2, 2018 State Primary Election and County General Election.

NOTICE OF COUNTY GENERAL ELECTION AND
REPUBLICAN AND DEMOCRATIC STATE PRIMARY ELECTIONS
FOR BENTON COUNTY
August 2, 2018

Benton County will be holding the Benton County General Election and Republican and Democratic State Primary Elections on August 2, 2018. Early voting for this election will be from July 13, 2018 through July 28, 2018. Early Voting will be held at the Benton County Election Commission Office.

The election commission office is located at 113 Maple Avenue, Suite 1, Camden, Tennessee.
Office Hours: Monday—Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Phone number: 731-584-6144            Fax number: 731-584-5956

Election Day is August 2, 2018.

Voting for Benton County on Election Day will be held at each corresponding precinct:

1ST DISTRICT — HOLLADAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
148 Stokes Road
Holladay, TN 38341

2ND DISTRICT — CAMDEN JR. HIGH SCHOOL
75 Schools Drive
Camden, TN 38320

3RD DISTRICT — CAMDEN CITY HALL
110 Highway 641 S
Camden, TN 38320

4TH DISTRICT — CAMDEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
208 Washington Avenue
Camden, TN 38320

5TH DISTRICT — CAMDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY – LOWER LEVEL
124 S. Church Avenue
Camden, TN 38320

6TH DISTRICT — BIG SANDY SCHOOL
13305 Highway 69 A
Big Sandy, TN 38221

The offices that will appear on the ballot for the State Primary Elections are:

GOVERNOR
UNITED STATES SENATE
UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES                                 (7TH DISTRICT)
UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES                                 (8TH DISTRICT)
TENNESSEE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES                                         (75TH DISTRICT)
REPUBLICAN STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEEMAN                           (24TH DISTRICT)
DEMOCRATIC STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEEMAN                          (24TH DISTRICT)
REPUBLICAN STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEWOMAN                       (24TH DISTRICT)
DEMOCRATIC STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEWOMAN                      (24TH DISTRICT)

The offices that will appear on the ballot for the County General Election are:

CIRCUIT COURT CLERK
COUNTY CLERK
COUNTY COMMISSION                                                                              (ALL DISTRICTS)
COUNTY MAYOR
HIGHWAY SUPERINTENDENT
REGISTER OF DEEDS
SCHOOL BOARD                                                                                          (ALL DISTRICTS)
SHERIFF
TRUSTEE

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There will be a special election to fill the unexpired term for the following office:

DISTRICT PUBLIC DEFENDER                                                                   (24TH DISTRICT)

 

Elderly or handicapped voters assigned to vote in precincts wherein the polling place is not accessible may vote at the election commission office on Election Day. Such voter shall complete an affidavit at the election commission office stating that such voter’s assigned voting location, to the best of the voter’s knowledge, does not comply with the provisions of Public Law 98-435 of the 98th Congress. The affidavit must be received by the county election commission not less than ten (10) days prior to Election Day. AFFIDAVIT must be received by July 23, 2018. As an alternative, an elderly or handicapped voter assigned to vote in a precinct where the polling place is inaccessible MAY VOTE during the EARLY VOTING PERIOD.

Benton County Board of Election Commissioners:

Jim Austin, Chairman
Vicki Howe, Secretary
Sue Roth, Member
Russel King, Member
Ben Thompson, Member
Mark Ward, Administrator of Elections