Early Voting Starts Today

Early voting began today in Republican and Democratic primaries. Election Day is May 6. Winning in May means advancing to general elections in August. In Shelby County, voters will decide who holds 11 countywide offices, including Shelby County mayor and district attorney general, as well as 13 seats on the Shelby County Commission, the Memphis Daily News reports. Offices on the ballot in Sumner County include several 18th Judicial District posts as well as two General Sessions judgeships.  Visit the Tennessean to learn more about the Sumner County candidates and for more election coverage.