A woman was showing her patriotic spirit with the stars and stripes on her dress as she voted in a voting booth at Tecumseh High School. BILL LACKEY/STAFF

25,000 Clark County residents have voted so far today

Clark County voters have made their way to the polls this Tuesday to make choices on local issues and select political leaders.

Twenty-six percent of eligible voters have cast ballots by 4:30 p.m., Clark County Board of Elections Director Jason Baker said.

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He said lines have moved throughout the day and the election office is working to make sure everyone’s voting experience is good.

“It’s going smooth,” Baker said. “There are some basic equipment malfunctions that we are working on but everything is going fine right now.”

About 14,000 people voted early in Clark County. That means about 39,000 Clark County residents have voted so far.

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Polls will close at 7:30 p.m. Anyone in line at 7:30 p.m. will be allowed to vote and are encouraged to stay in line.