Stanley Community Center the place to be for Stanley voters this coming Tuesday
Information compiled by Joseph Back
"Primary." Taken in literal fashion, it simply means "first." Taken according to practical euect, it's when members of both parties head to the polls to choose their favorite for an election still further away, in this case November. With the Stanley Community Center (NOT Fire Hall) the place to be when polls open Tuesday, August 9, the stakes are poten –
As to Stanley-Boyd, there are no local ballot questions this time around, but plenty of local, state, and national can – didates to consider. Regarding the "partisan" aspect of the primary, it’s important to note that one’s ballot choices must all align with the chosen par ty at the top of the ballot, in order for these to be counted.
The purpose of a partisan pri – mary is to choose the strongest candidate to head into the next and final (general) election-in which case, these are the state and national races that auect you this primary season. Read – ers can view the redistricting map on page 10 and then read the bolded sections which ref –
erence those candidates per – taining to them, or read the whole article, if they desire.