Voter turnout was light at mid-day during polling at St. Paul and Castlewood.
At The time of publication of this article, Democratic incumbent Tim Kaine has been projected as the winner in the race for Virginia’s Senate seat over Republican challenger Corey Stewart. Stewart carried both Wise and Russell Counties.
Republican incumbent Morgan Griffith has been projected as the winner in the race for the 9th District’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives over Democrat Anthony Flaccavento. Griffith won both Wise and Russell Counties
Running unopposed, Zack A. Stoots has been elected the Commonwealth’s Attorney for Russell County.
In the race for the Russell County Board of Supervisor’s Member at Large, Harry G. Ferguson, Jr. defeated Oris R. Christian in a close race.
Voters approved the two Ballot Questions by large margins.