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Early voting ends in Craighead County, across state

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Nearly 37% of all registered voters in Craighead County voted early, Craighead County Clerk Kade Holliday told Region 8 News Monday. 

Early voting ended at 5 p.m. at the election annex in Jonesboro and the Craighead County Courthouse in Lake City. Voting was brisk Monday as 1,823 people cast ballots in Jonesboro. 

Overall, 22,355 registered voters cast ballots during the early voting period, which began Oct. 24. 

Statewide, 587,452 people had voted early as of 4 p.m. Monday, Secretary of State Mark Martin said in a tweet. 

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