Nov. 8, 2016 – ELECTION DAY IS HERE. This live blog will be updated throughout the day with voting resources, poll updates, viewer photos, and more. Tweet us your Election Day photos @whnt, talk to us on Facebook, or email your photos to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Madison County Democratic Party has a VIP in the house. A cardboard version of their candidate.
As of 7 p.m. ET, more than 7.5 million people on Facebook in the U.S. have shared that they voted.
AT 7:00pmET CBS NEWS MADE THE FOLLOWING PROJECTIONS:
KENTUCKY – TRUMP
VERMONT – CLINTON
Here’s who will be providing insight, context and perspective to our live continuous coverage on our app and Facebook throughout the night. Read more about them.
Winchester Road is still a mess — the Sheriff’s Office asks you to avoid this road unless you’re voting at Cove Church. Here’s more.
A wreck on the Memorial Parkway could delay voters who planned to cast their ballot after work. Traffic is slow-going around Bob Wallace and Drake Avenues.
From the Madison County Sheriff’s Office – Heavy traffic in the area of 254 Allen Drake Monrovia Community Center due to voting.
If that’s on your commute home, it’s probably best to take a different way home.
WHNT’s David Kumbroch participated in a Live Facebook event today presented by Tribune Broadcasting. Reporters in more than 25 cities gave updates on election issues in their cities.
Volunteers and staff at Restoration Church in Madison on Wall Triana greeted voters with free pizza and donuts. They told us they’re having a lot of fun there.
We’re still at the Oakwood University polling location.
Megan Brantley WHNT is here with James Riley. James is a charter member of Zeta Alpha Gamma Psi, and they are giving free rides to ANYONE who needs a ride to various polling locations around Madison County.
We’re at the Oakwood University polling location– it’s still packed!
Sarah Macaluso WHNT is here to give you a quick update on what to expect throughout the day.
Here are useful laws to know when going to vote, compiled by WHNT News 19’s Brian Lawson.
Long wait lines at Oakwood University — some people say they’ve been waiting for 2 hours to vote.
A look at voting this morning in Scottsboro.
Here’s the Election Day forecast for Madison.
Have you voted today?
Madison County Voting precinct– the polling locations are serious about these rules!
Michelle Stark offers some “know before you go” tips for easier voting on Tuesday.
Meteorologist Ben Smith is voting for something else this morning…
(CNN) — Hillary Clinton won the tiny town of
Dixville Notch, New Hampshire, as eight residents cast midnight ballots in an
Election Day tradition.
Clinton received four votes, Donald Trump received
two. There was one vote for Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson, and a write-in
vote for Mitt Romney.
Two other New Hampshire communities are also casting
midnight votes this morning.
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Not sure what to expect when it’s your turn at the polls? Here is a link to sample ballots for north Alabama counties:
At the polls you’ll be voting for more than the next U.S. president. Here’s everything you need to understand your state amendments. Feel free to print a copy to bring to the polls!