May 8th, 2018 Primary Election Voter & Candidate Resource Center

Hello and welcome to the Monroe County Clerk’s Office Online Voter and Candidate Resource Center. We have created this site as a “one stop” location for voters and candidates to obtain information about an upcoming election. You can use this resource Center to see who has filed for office, review sample ballots, obtain forms, find your voting location and much, much more.
We hope you will find this Center helpful. If, by chance, you cannot find the info you need, please give us a call at (304) 772-3096.

 

 

 

 
2018 Primary Election Sample Ballots

Republican - 28th Delegate District - Eastern District

 

Republican - 28th Delegate District - Central District


Republican - 28th Delegate District - Western District

 

Republican - 42nd Delegate District - Eastern District

 

Democrat - 28th Delegate District - Eastern District

 

Democrat -28th Delegate District - Central District

 

Dempcrat - 28th Delegate District - Western District

 

Democrat - 42nd Delegate District - Eastern District

 

Non-Partisan Ballot

 

 

2018 Primary Election Candidates

Please click here to obtain a list of 2018 Primary Election Candidates

 

 

 

New for 2018 ~ Voter Picture ID Law

Beginning January 1, 2018, voters must show a form of identification to vote in person during the Early Voting period or on Election Day in any election. Any ID shown for voting purposes must be valid and not expired.

Acceptable Forms of Non-Photo Identification

  • Voter Registration Card
  • Medicare card or Social Security card
  • Birth certificate
  • WV hunting or fishing license
  • WV SNAP ID card
  • WV TANF program ID card
  • WV Medicaid ID card
  • Bank or debit card
  • Utility bill or bank statement issued within six months of the date of the election
  • Health insurance card issued to the voter

Acceptable Forms of Photo Identification

  • WV driver’s license or other WV ID card issued by the DMV
  • Driver’s license issued by another state
  • U.S. passport or passport card
  • Military ID card issued by the U.S.
  • U.S. or WV Government employee ID card
  • Student ID card
  • A concealed carry (pistol/revolver) permit
  • Voter Registration Card with Photo (this can be obtained from the Monroe County Clerk's Office)

There are three (3) exceptions to the new Voter ID requirement

  • Exception 1: Signed, Sworn Statement by an Adult who has Known the Voter for 6 Months or More.
    A voter does not have to show an ID to vote if the voter is accompanied by an adult who:
    • 1.  Has known the voter for at least 6 months;
    • 2. Shows a photo ID with his or her name and address
    • 3. Signs an affidavit at the polling place confirming the voter’s identity.

 

  • Exception 2: A Poll Worker Knows the Voter.
    A voter does not have to show ID to vote if a poll worker has known the voter for at least 6 months. No additional affidavit or ID is required.

  • Exception 3: Residents of State Care Facilities
    Residents of licensed WV state care facilities do not have to show ID to vote if:
    • 1. The voter is a resident of the care facility;
    • 2. The care facility is a polling place; and
    • 3. The resident’s polling place is located at the care facility.

 

Should you have any questions about this new law, please contact the County Clerk's office at (304)772-3096.

 

Precincts & Delegate Districts

Monroe County is broken up into two (2) House of Delegate Districts. These districts are the 28th Delegate District and the 42nd Delegate District. The following precincts are located in the 28th Delegate District:

 

Precinct 3 - Bellview Precinct 5 - Locust Grove Precinct 12 - Union
Precinct 13 - Union Precinct 16 - Gap Mills Precinct 18 - Sweet Springs
Precint 19 - Waiteville Precinct 22 - Greenville Precinct 23 - Rock Camp
Precinct 29 - Peterstown (in town) Precinct 30 - Peterstown Precinct 31 - Red Sulphur
Precinct 32 - Lindside Precinct 33 - Cashmere Precinct 34 - Bozoo

 

The precincts located in the 42nd Delegate District are as follows:

 

Precinct 1 - Alderson Precinct 7 - Sinks Grove Precinct 8 - Highland Green

 

 

New Online Voter's Registration

The West Virginia Secretary of State has launched a new endeavor to help citizens of West Virginia register to vote. This system can be used to register to vote, as well as change any information that may be different. Please follow the link below

 

West Virginia Secretary of State Online Voter Registration

 

Unsure if you are registered to vote? Don't know where you go to vote? Follow the link below to find out!

 

Check to see if you are registered to vote!

 

 

Offices on the 2018 Primary Ballot, Where to File & Respective Filing Fees

  • Office Where to File Filing Fee
    US Senate West Virginia Secretary of State's Office $1,740.00
    US House of Representative West Virginia Secretary of State's Office $1,740.00
    State Senator West Virginia Secretary of State's Office $200.00
    House of Delegates (28th & 42nd Delegate District) West Virginia Secretary of State's Office $100.00
    County Commission (Central District) Monroe County Clerk's Office $317.86
    Sheriff (Unexpired Term**) Monroe County Clerk's Office $480.48
    Board of Education (3 Seats Availiable, Non-Partisan Race) Monroe County Clerk's Office $25.00
    Conservation District Supervisor Monroe County Clerk's Office $25.00
    State Executive Committee West Virginia Secretary of State's Office $20.00
    District Executive Committee (Congressional, Senetorial & Delegate) West Virginia Secretary of State's Office $5.00
    County Executive Committee Monroe County Clerk's Office $10.00
  • **The individual elected to Sheriff in the November 6, 2018 General Election will serve from November 7, 2018 until December 31, 2020.

 

 

Voter Registration Totals

Precinct Precinct Name Democrats Republicans No Party Choice Mountain Libertarian Other Total
1 Alderson 180 102 110 1 1 2 396
3 Bellview 65 45 41 0 1 1 153
5 Locust Grove 40 54 26 0 3 0 123
7 Sinks Grove 165 177 91 0 3 3 439
8 Highland Green 149 168 89 1 0 3 410
12 Union 220 152 126 1 0 5 504
13 Union 300 222 152 0 3 3 680
16 Gap Mills 230 210 163 0 1 0 604
18 Sweet Springs 56 52 34 1 1 0 144
19 Waiteville 48 42 36 0 0 1 127
22 Greenville 368 255 153 3 2 11 792
23 Rock Camp 204 167 97

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5 4 477
29 Peterstown (in town) 162 173 100 1 0 1 437
30 Peterstown 452 478 282 0 5 13 1230
31 Red Sulphur 159 227 128 1 2 10 527
32 Lindside 276 299 158 2 4 10 749
33 Cashmere 217 321 119 0 2 7 666
34 Bozoo 92 129 64 0 0 4 289
  TOTALS: 3383 3273 1969 11 33 78 8747

** As Of January 2nd, 2018

 

 

 

Early Voting Information

 

Date Times
April 25th through October 27th 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
April 28th 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
April 30th through May 4th 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
May 5th 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

 

Early Voting Locations

Union, WV - Lower Level of the 911 Center Building, located directly behind the Monroe County Courthouse.

 

Peterstown, WV - Peterstown Town Hall located on Thomas Street.

 

 

Early Voting Totals:

Date Union Peterstown Total
April 25, 2018 44 36 80
April 26, 2018 57 26 83
April 27, 2018 45 45 90
April 28, 2018 21 22 43
April 30, 2018 38 32 70
May 1, 2018 43 57 100
May 2, 2018 53 38 91
May 3, 2018 54 38 92
May 4, 2018 77 51 128
May 5, 2018 64 60 124
Totals: 496 404 900

 

 

Ballots Cast

Date Rebublican Democrat Mountain Libertarian No Party Totals
April 25, 2018 28 50 0 0 2 80
April 26, 2018 27 53 0 0 3 83
April 27, 2018 47 36 0 0 7 90
April 28, 2018 18 21 0 0 4 43
April 30, 2018 31 39 0 0 0 70
May 1, 2018 38 62 0 0 0 100
May 2, 2018 38 51 0 0 2 91
May 3, 2018 43 49 0 0 0 92
May 4, 2018 58 69 0 0 1 128
May 5, 2018 54 69 0 0 1 124
TOTALS: 381 499 0 0 20 900

 

Important Dates to Remember

Drawing for Order on the Ballot
February 20, 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Candidate Filing Period January 8, 2018 through January 27, 2018
Absentee Ballot Period February 12, 2018 through May 2, 2018
Deadline for Voter Registration for the Primary Election
April 17, 2018
Early Voting Period
April 25, 2018 through May 5, 2018
Primary Election Day
May 8, 2018
Begin Canvassing Primary Election Results
May 14, 2018

 

 

 

Interactive Precinct Map

To view an interactive precinct map, please click here.

 

Precincts Stats & Facts

To view Stats & Facts from each precinct, please click here.

 

 

 

 

Primary Election Information

Early Voting Period & Locations

The Early Voting Period for the May 8th, 2018 General Election is: April 25th, 2018 - May 5th, 2018

Voting will take place during normal business hours of the County Clerk's Office which are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am till 4:30 pm, excluding legal holidays, with the exception of April 28th and May 5th (both Saturdays) in which early voiting will be conducted between the times of 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.

 

The following two locations are available for Early Voting:
    1.Union - At the Courthouse, follow signs down sidewalk beside of Route 3. Entrance  located behind courthouse.
    2.Peterstown - Located at the Peterstown Town Hall on Thomas Street.