Early voting continues in North Carolina, thru Saturday, February 29 … and that includes today (Sunday) … from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Elizabethtown, East Arcadia and Bladenboro. Monday thru Friday, early voting hours are 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, February 29.
Primary election will be held Tuesday, March 3 … at in all 17 precincts in the county…
There were 21,963 eligible voters in Bladen County as of February 15. … Only about 1,300 have voted. … Would have thought there would be more interest … Still early, BUT…
Nevada primary was held yesterday … and with 50% of the caucuses reporting, Bernie Sanders leads with over 46%, followed by Joe Biden with 19.2% and Pete Buttigieg received 15.4% of the vote. Elizabeth Warren was in 4th place with just over 10% of the vote.
Attention now turns to South Carolina. North Carolina is one of several that will vote on Saturday, March 3.
Watch for more ‘fake news’ … check news sources … google … games are being played … so we are told. Two sources to check when in doubt … Snopes and FactCheck…
A few ACC basketball scores from yesterday’s play…
Florida State 67- NC State 61
Louisville 72 – UNC 55
Duke 88 – Virginia Tech 64
Clemson 82 – Boston College 69
ACC Women’s Basketball Conference Standings:
NC State 12-3
Florida State 10-5
Virginia Tech 10-5
Today’s (Sunday) weather forecast … Sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Increasing clouds tonight with a low near 41.
Sunday is the perfect day to refuel your soul and to be grateful for each and every one of your blessings.
Start where you are, use what you have and do what you can … Happy Sunday.
Sunday! It’s gonna be a bright, bright Sun-Shiny day.
robert g hester