Early Voting Underway in Crittenden and Garland Counties for Expanded Gambling

OCTOBER 25, 2005 - Posted at 8:08 a.m. CDT

WEST MEMPHIS, AR - Early voting is underway in Crittenden and Garland counties, where a special election will decide if Southland Greyhound Park in West Memphis and Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs can add electronic games of skill to their racing programs.

Garland County deputy clerk Marlena Newton said they had high turn out for the voting yesterday.  The clerk's office in Crittenden County said voting was slow.

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