NOTICES

  

  

2020 County General Elections

  • Morgan County general election in all precincts of Morgan County for office of Assessor of Property on August 6, 2020.
  • Morgan County general election in all precincts of Morgan County for office of County Attorney on August 6, 2020.
  • Morgan County general election in all precincts of Morgan County 2nd District for office of School Board 2nd District on August 6, 2020.
  • Morgan County general election in all precincts of Morgan County 4th District for office of School Board 4th District on August 6, 2020.
  • Morgan County general election in all precincts of Morgan County 6th District for office of School Board 6th District on August 6, 2020.

2020 Municipal Elections

  • Municipal election in all precincts of City of Wartburg for office of Alderman at-large on August 6, 2020.
  • Municipal election in all precincts of City of Sunbright for office of Mayor on November 3, 2020.
  • Municipal election in all precincts of City of Sunbright for office of Alderman at-large on November 3, 2020.
  • Municipal elections in all precincts of Town of Oliver Springs located in 1st Morgan County District for offices of Alderman-Ward 3, Alderman-Ward 5, and Alderman-Ward 6 on November 3, 2020.


  

  

ELECTION NOTICE 

PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY

ELECTION DAY MARCH 3, 2020

Notice is hereby given, Presidential Preference Primary elections will be held in all precincts of Morgan County, TN, Tuesday March 3, 2020 with purpose of selecting Presidential party candidates and Delegates. All voting precincts in Morgan County will be open between the hours of 9am and 8pm. Below are names and address of each precinct polling place, absentee counting board, and provisional counting board.


Precinct Locations

1-1 Coalfield Coalfield Senior Citizens Bldg.- 1600 Coal Hill Rd., Harriman, TN 37748

2-1 Oakdale High Oakdale High School- 225 Clifty St., Oakdale, TN 37829

2-2 Oakdale Oakdale City Hall- 204 Queen St.- Oakdale, TN 37829

3-1 Wartburg Wartburg Civic Center- 1000 Howard St., Wartburg, TN 37887

4-1 Lancing Faith Missionary Baptist Church-, Lancing, TN 37770

4-2 Deer Lodge Abner-Ross Center- 110 Corine Ave., Deer Lodge, TN 37726

4-3 Chestnut Ridge Chestnut Ridge Fire Dept.- 4744 Nashville Hwy., Deer Lodge, TN 37726

5-1 Sunbright Sunbright City Hall- 120 Melton Dr., Sunbright, TN 37872

5-2 Burrville Faith in Grace Missionary Church- 388 Peters Ford Rd., Sunbright, TN 37872

6-1 Kellys Union Baptist Church- 3615 Knoxville Hwy., Wartburg, TN 37887

6-2 Petros Petros Seniors Bldg.- 1007 Back Petros Rd., Oliver Springs, TN 37840

6-3 Mossy Grove Fellowship Baptist Church- 1822 Morgan County Hwy., Wartburg, TN 37887


Absentee Counting Board Morgan County Court House- 415 N. Kingston St., Wartburg, TN 37887 (Meeting March 3, 2020 at 5pm)

Provisional Counting Board Morgan County Court House- 415 N. Kingston St., Wartburg, TN 37887 (Meeting March 6, 2020 at 1pm)

THE MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION IS COMMITTED TO SERVICE AND ACCURACY FOR EVERY VOTER IN ALL ELECTIONS. VOTERS ARE REQUESTED TO PLEASE CONTACT THE ELECTION OFFICE TO ALLEVIATE ANY DISCREPANCY OR QUESTION REGARDING YOUR REGISTRATION, ADDRESS, OR POLLING PLACE. ADDRESS CHANGES CAN BE MADE DURING EARLY VOTING, OR ON ELECTION DAY BY COMPLETING A FAIL-SAFE FORM. VOTERS MUST VOTE IN THE PRECINCT IN WHICH THEY RESIDE. A MAP OF THE CURRENT DISTRICTS AND PRECINCT BOUNDARIES CAN BE FOUND AT: www.MorganElections.Com. AT THIS WEBSITE, VOTERS HAVE THE ABILITY TO CHECK THEIR STATUS AND PRECINCT WITH A MAP OF POLLING PLACE LOCATIONS. Morgan County Election Commission: 423-346-3190 Alan Bradshaw- Chairman, Ronnie Trout- Secretary, Billy Kries, Mike Gunter, Kathy Carroll. Tim Sweat- Administrator WEBSITE: MorganElections.com




ELECTION NOTICE

EARLY / ABSENTEE VOTING

PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY ELECTION

TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2020

THE MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION WILL BE OPEN FOR EARLY VOTING FOR ANY ELIGIBLE VOTER TO CAST A BALLOT BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE AT THE ELECTION COMMISSION OFFICE LOCATED IN THE MORGAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE, ROOM 105, 415 N. KINGSTON ST., WARTBURG, TENNESSEE AS FOLLOWS:

February 12-14th:  9 A.M.-4 P.M. February 15th: 9 A.M.- 12 NOON

February 17-21st: 9 A.M.- 4 P.M.  February 22nd: 9 A.M.-12 NOON

February 24-25th: 9 A.M.- 6 P.M.

THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN PERSON OR BY MAIL POSTMARKED FOR THE MARCH 3, 2020 PRIMARY ELECTION WILL BE MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2020. REGISTERED VOTERS WHO WILL BE UNABLE TO GO TO THEIR POLLING PLACE ON ELECTION DAY MAY VOTE BY ONE OF THE FOLLOWING METHODS:

1.  VOTING BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE

BEGINNING February 12th  THROUGH February 25th , A VOTER DESIRING TO VOTE BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE SHALL GO TO THE ELECTION COMMISSION OFFICE, PRESENT A VALID FEDERAL OR TN STATE ISSUED PHOTO ID, SIGN AN APPLICATION TO VOTE, AND CAST THEIR VOTE ON A VOTING MACHINE. THE LAST DAY TO EARLY VOTE BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE IS TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2020 AT 6:00 PM. 

PHOTO ID REQUIREMENT FOR ALL VOTERS AT POLLS:

All voters must present a valid Federal or TN State issued photo ID. The ID must contain the voter’s name and photograph. For more information regarding exemptions, acceptable and non acceptable proof of photo ID, please contact our office or you may visit the Tennessee Division of Elections web site: http://www.tn.gov/sos/election/index.htm 

or http://www.GoVoteTN.com .  Acceptable PHOTO IDs (even if expired) include: TN driver license with your photo, TN Department of Safety and Homeland Security photo ID, TN State issued gun carry permit with your photo, United States Military photo ID, United States Passport, or any photo ID issued by the Federal or TN State government (excluding college student IDs). Registered voters that do not have a valid PHOTO ID may obtain one for voting purposes from the Tennessee Department of Safety at any participating driver service center or added onto an existing TN State driver license or ID at the Morgan County Clerk office.  Under the voter ID law, in order to get a photo ID for voting purposes, voters must show the following documentation to the Driver Service Center examiner: Proof of US citizenship (such as a birth certificate); and, two proofs of Tennessee residency (such as copy of a utility bill, vehicle registration/title, or bank statement).  REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR VALID FEDERAL OR TN STATE PHOTO ID WITH YOU WHEN YOU APPEAR TO VOTE. THIS APPLIES TO EARLY VOTING AND ELECTION DAY.

2. VOTING ABSENTEE

IN ORDER TO VOTE ABSENTEE BY MAIL, A VOTER MUST MEET CERTAIN LEGAL QUALIFICATIONS. A VOTER WHICH REGISTERED IN PERSON AND DESIRING TO VOTE ABSENTEE BY MAIL, SHALL IN WRITING OVER HIS SIGNATURE EITHER IN PERSON AT THE ELECTION COMMISSION OFFICE OR BY MAIL, REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT. SUCH REQUEST FOR AN ABSENTEE BALLOT MAY BE RECEIVED NO EARLIER THAN THE 90TH DAY PRIOR TO THE ELECTION, AND MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 25, 2020 AT 4:00 PM. THE REQUEST FOR AN APPLICATION CAN SERVE AS AN APPLICATION FOR ABSENTEE BALLOT IF IT CONTAINS THE FOLLOWING: NAME, ADDRESS OF RESIDENCE, SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, DATE OF BIRTH, ADDRESS TO MAIL THE BALLOT TO, THE ELECTION/S THE VOTER WISHES TO VOTE IN, THE VALID REASON THE VOTER WISHES TO VOTE ABSENTEE, AND THE VOTER’S SIGNATURE. A voter may make the request or submit an application to vote by mail, facsimile transmission or email with an attached document which includes a scanned signature.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT EARLY VOTING, PLEASE CONTACT:

MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION ALAN BRADSHAW, CHAIRMAN

415 N. KINGSTON ST.  RONNIE TROUT, SECRETARY

PO BOX 266   BILLY KRIES, MEMBER

WARTBURG, TN 37887  MIKE GUNTER, MEMBER

PH. 423.346.3190  KATHY CARROLL, MEMBER

EMAIL: ELECTION@HIGHLAND.NET  TIM SWEAT, ADMINISTRATOR

WEBSITE: MorganElections.Com



  

ELECTION NOTICE

In all precincts of Morgan County, TN there will be a Federal and State Primary, County General, and Wartburg Municipal Election held on August 6, 2020.

August Federal Primary Offices: US Senator and US House of Representatives 3rd Congressional District. August State Primary Offices: TN State Senate- 12thSenatorial District, TN House of Representatives- 41st House District. August County General Offices: Assessor of Property (4 year term), County Attorney (4 year term), School Board Members 2nd, 4th, 6th Districts-1 seat each-(4 year terms) August Wartburg Municipal Election: Alderman- at large (4 year term).

Primary, General, and Municipal Candidate’s Petition availability begin February 3, 2020 and will continue through the qualifying deadline at 12:00 NOON April 2, 2020. Elderly voters and voters with disabilities assigned to vote in precincts where the polling place is inaccessible may vote early at the Election Commission Office during the early voting period or with an absentee ballot by mail, or may vote at the Election Commission Office on Election Day. Any elderly voter or voter with a disability who will be voting for their first time and desiring to vote at the Election Commission Office on Election Day must notify the Election Commission Office in writing by July 27, 2020. The last day to register to vote in this election will be July 7, 2020. REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR VALID FEDERAL OR STATE OF TENNESSEE ISSUED PHOTO ID WITH YOU WHEN YOU APPEAR TO VOTE. THIS APPLIES TO EARLY VOTING AND ELECTION DAY.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION

(Location) 415 N Kingston St, Room 105 

(Mail) PO Box 266, Wartburg, TN 37887

TELEPHONE (423) 346-3190 FAX (423) 346-4350

EMAIL: ELECTION@HIGHLAND.NET WEBSITE: MorganElections.Com

OFFICE HOURS: MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:00 AM-4:00 PM (Excluding Holidays)

Alan Bradshaw, Chairman Ronnie Trout, Secretary

Billy Kries, Commissioner -Mike Gunter, Commissioner -Kathy Carroll, Commissioner

Tim Sweat, Administrator of Elections



ELECTION NOTICE

In all precincts of Morgan County, TN there will be a Presidential Preference Primary Election held on March 3, 2020.

March Primary Offices: Presidential Candidates and Delegates at Large and 3rd Congressional District (committed and uncommitted). Presidential Candidate’s Petitionavailability began September 4, 2019 and will continue through the qualifying deadline at 12:00 NOON December 3, 2019. Political Party Presidential Candidates nominated by petition must file with the State Election Commission by the qualifying deadline. Delegate Candidate’s Petition availability began September 13, 2019 and will continue till, and must be filed by, the qualifying deadline at 12:00 NOON December 12, 2019. Delegates must file their nominating petitions with the State Election Commission by the qualifying deadline. Elderly voters and voters with disabilities assigned to vote in precincts where the polling place is inaccessible may vote early at the Election Commission Office during the early voting period or with an absentee ballot by mail, or may vote at the Election Commission Office on Election Day. Any elderly voter or voter with a disability who will be voting for their first time and desiring to vote at the Election Commission Office on Election Day must notify the Election Commission Office in writing by February 22, 2020. The last day to register to vote in this election will be February 3, 2020. REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR VALID FEDERAL OR STATE OF TENNESSEE ISSUED PHOTO ID WITH YOU WHEN YOU APPEAR TO VOTE. THIS APPLIES TO EARLY VOTING AND ELECTION DAY.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION

(Location) 415 N Kingston St, Room 105 

(Mail) PO Box 266, Wartburg, TN 37887

TELEPHONE (423) 346-3190 FAX (423) 346-4350

EMAIL: ELECTION@HIGHLAND.NET WEBSITE: MorganElections.Com

OFFICE HOURS: MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:00 AM-4:00 PM (Excluding Holidays)

Alan Bradshaw, Chairman,  Ronnie Trout, Secretary

Billy Kries, Commissioner -Mike Gunter, Commissioner -Kathy Carroll, Commissioner

Tim Sweat, Administrator of Elections



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Information

TN Online Voter Registration

The Tennessee Online Voter Registration System offers a convenient way for voters to easily register or change their address if they have moved. The system allows U.S. citizens with a driver’s license or photo ID issued by the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security to register to vote online.

GoVote TN Voter App

The GoVoteTN app allows Tennesseans the opportunity to view their sample ballot, locate their polling location and learn about their district.

Voter Registration Information Lookup

This tool allows the voter to review their registration information, the early voting schedule and locate their Election Day polling place.

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Photo ID Requirements

 Starting in 2012, registered voters in Tennessee must show government-issued photo identification in order to cast a ballot at the polls 

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TN Honor Vote Program

 The Honor Vote program lets Tennesseans dedicate their vote to any veteran or active duty U.S. service member. #GoVoteTN 

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Morgan County Election Commission

415 North Kingston Street, Wartburg, Tennessee 37887, United States

Main Courthouse, Room 105 Mail: PO Box 266, Wartburg, TN 37887 Phone (423) 346-3190 Fax (423) 346-4350 eMail: Morgan.Commission@TN.Gov

Normal Office Hours

Open today

08:00 am – 04:00 pm

For hours during early voting periods, check published notices.

Contact Federal Officials

Chuck Fleischmann

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Representative, IV Congressional District

Lamar Alexander

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US Senator, Tennessee

Marsha Blackburn

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US Senator, Tennessee

Contact State Officials

Ken Yager

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 TN Senate, 12th District 

Bill Lee

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Governor of Tennessee

John Mark Windle

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TN House of Representatives, 41st District