Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Putnam County Gets Ready For Election Day

Putnam County voters are going to the polls Thursday to elect a new County Trustee, a new Road Supervisor, and 24 members of the county commission, along with three school board members. Cookeville city council races are on the ballot as well, as are the races for Mayor and council in Algood and Monterey and the board of aldermen in Baxter. In addition to the county general election, the state of Tennessee is having a primary election today where Republicans and Democrats will nominate candidates for the offices of governor, U.S. Congress, State Senate and State House. Polls are open from 9 am to 7 pm.