Friendly Spirit of Competition
Challengers to the left and incumbents to the right, candidates did their best electioneering at the Eugene Woods Civic Center on Monday. Fire Battalion Chief Bary Ealy joined West Memphis City Council candidates (left to right) Aubert Robinson. Renaldo Felton, Al Felton, David Murray, Willis Mondy and and Melanie Hutchinson. Turnout has been high for the first few days of early voting, with more than 15 percent of eligible voters already casting their ballots. Through Wednesday at close of voting, 2,605 ballots had been cast at the Marion PAC, while 2,620 had voted at the Eugene Woods Civic Center. Early voting continues today until 6 p.m., tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and next week through 5 p.m. Monday Nov. 2, at both polling sites.
Photo by John Rech