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(Teresa Lemon - Daily Press)

(Teresa Lemon – Daily Press)

Poll worker Janis St. Louis registers Scott McKenzie as the 273th person to vote in today’s primary election just before noon at Faith Baptist Church. Polls will remain open till 7 p.m. today, and residents may choose between Faith Baptist, 401 S. 20th St.; the Eddy County Clerk’s Sub-Office early voting room, 602 S. First St.; Central Valley Electric, 1403 N. 13th St.; and Trinity Temple Assembly of God, 1507 W. Hermosa Drive. Both parties will be voting on their choice for presidential candidate. Other contested races include Eddy County commissioner for both Districts 2 and 3, and Eddy County sheriff on the Republican ballot, and Eddy County treasurer on the Democratic ballot.