Bulletin Staff Report

Early voting in the Democratic and Republican party primaries ends today in Texas.

Brown County voters are casting early ballots at the Coliseum Annex, 110 S. Greenleaf.

Local election officials were anticipating a strong turnout of voters today, and said they will be prepared to remain open later than the usual 5 p.m. closing hour if necessary to accommodate voters.

Early voting polls open at 8:30 a.m. today.

Election day will be on Tuesday, March 4.

While the Texas vote is viewed as critical to the presidential race, numerous other positions are at stake at the national, state and local levels.