Election Day in Augusta

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People wave campaign signs along Washington Road near the St. Marks United Methodist Church polling location in Augusta Tuesday morning November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People hold campaign signs outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People hold campaign signs outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People hold campaign signs outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People hold campaign signs outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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Vincent Barnes is bundled up against the cold rainy weather as he holds a campaign sign outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People wave campaign signs along Washington Road near the St. Marks United Methodist Church polling location in Augusta Tuesday morning November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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Handay Burch holds a campaign sign outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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Handay Burch holds a campaign sign outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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Vincent Barnes is bundled up against the cold rainy weather as he holds a campaign sign outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People wave campaign signs along Washington Road near the St. Marks United Methodist Church polling location in Augusta Tuesday morning November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People cast their ballots at the Mount Calvary Baptist Church voting precinct on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Political signs are seen near Greene Street on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Political signs are seen near Greene Street on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Individuals were encouraged to vote at their assigned precincts on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. There was a sign posted saying no voting at the Augusta Richmond County municipal building. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Volunteer Angela Overton (center) sits at a table in Kellie Kenner McIntyre's (candidate for solictor general) headquarters and helps a woman learn her voting location on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Overton said she wanted everyone to vote if they could. Sara Caldwellstaff
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The voting booths at the Mount Calvary Baptist Church voting precinct were full shortly after 6 P.M. on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Signs for Kellie Kenner McIntyre, who is running for solictor general, are seen off Greene Street on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Signs for Matt Aitken are seen near the intersection of Greene Street and 6th street on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Poll officer Tony White opens doors for those coming to vote at the Mount Calvary Baptist Church voting precinct on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Carl Levi (right) votes, along with others, on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia at the Mount Calvary Baptist Church voting precinct . Sara Caldwellstaff
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Jessie Mckie (right) laughs with poll officer Emma Ware (left) after receiving her "Georgia Voter" sticker on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia, at the Mount Calvary Baptist Church voting precinct. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Signs for Matt Aitken are seen near the intersection of Greene Street and 6th street on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Vincent Barnes is bundled up against the cold rainy weather as he holds a campaign sign outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Angelee Butler, of Augusta, shows up to vote at polling precinct 108 at Covenant Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Ashlyn Hutto, of Augusta waves at traffic along Walton Way outside of polling precinct 108 at Covenant Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. "Turn out has been picking up," Hutto said at 5 p.m. who had been outside waving to voters for more than two hours.
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Camilla Hutto, 8, fidgets around to keep warm as she helps her mother with last-minute campaigning outside of polling precinct 108 at Covenant Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) A woman exits Covenant Presbyterian Church after voting in the General Election on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Camilla Hutto, 8, tugs on her mother's coat as they wave to traffic outside polling precinct 108 at Covenant Presbyterian Church on Walton Way on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Ashlyn Hutto, of Augusta waves at traffic along Walton Way outside of polling precinct 108 at Covenant Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. "Turn out has been picking up," Hutto said at 5 p.m. who had been outside waving to voters for more than two hours.
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Richard Roundtree greets a supporter at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Campaign director Von Daniels gives directions at the campaign headquarters for Richard Roundtree on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Richard Roundtree speaks to his campaign director, Von Daniels (left), at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Richard Roundtree speaks with a supporter at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Richard Roundtree walks with his campaign director, Von Daniels (left), at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Richard Roundtree (center) looks over some information with Charles Lyons, a campaign advisor, at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Richard Roundtree looks over some information with campaign advisors Lonnie Wimberly (center) and Charles Lyons (right) at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Richard Roundtree is interviewed by a reporter at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Richard Roundtree tries to check the latest numbers with his campaign director, Von Daniels (left), at his campaign headquarters on Broad Street on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Roundtree, a democrat, is running against republican candidate Freddie Sanders for Richmond County Sheriff. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People hold campaign signs and hand out leaflets in the final hours of voting outside Eastview Community Center on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People hold campaign signs and hand out leaflets in the final hours of voting outside Eastview Community Center on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People hold campaign signs and hand out leaflets in the final hours of voting outside Eastview Community Center on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Handay Burch holds a campaign sign outside the Julian Smith polling location in Augusta Tuesday afternoon November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff Michael Holahan Staff
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People wave campaign signs along Washington Road near the St. Marks United Methodist Church polling location in Augusta Tuesday morning November 6, 2012. Michael Holahan Staff
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People vote at Eastview Community Center at 5:15 p.m. with no wait on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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12th Congressional District candidate Lee Anderson greets 9-year-old Ian Hayes Tuesday morning as he comes into Kiokee Baptist Church to vote. Photo By Valerie RowellStaff
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People vote at Eastview Community Center at 5:15 p.m. with no wait on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People vote at Eastview Community Center at 5:20 p.m. with no wait on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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12th Congressional District candidate Lee Anderson hands his ballot to Karla Grimaud, a poll worker at Kiokee Baptist Church Tuesdya morning. Valerie RowellStaff
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People vote at Eastview Community Center at 5:20 p.m. with no wait on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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A poll worker (right) provides assistance as people vote at Eastview Community Center at 5:15 p.m. with no wait on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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12th Congressional District candidate Lee Anderson casts his ballot Tuesday morning at Kioke Baptist Church in Appling. Valerie RowellStaff
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Gwen Fulcher-Young and U.S. Rep. John Barrow wave signs on the corner of Washington Road and North Belair Road in Evans Tuesday morning, across the street from the headquarters of Barrow's challenger, Republican Lee Anderson. Fulcher-Young, a Republican, made waves recently with her endorsement of Democrat Barrow. Barry PaschalStaff

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