From left, Daniels Middle School precinct officials Mac Fountain and Martha Cole converse briefly with neighbor and voter Charles Ashby, standing, as he walked to the ballot counting machine during primary day voting Tuesday morning, June 7, 2016 in Raleigh, NC. Turnout is expected to be much higher on Nov. 8, 2016 so all Wake County schools will open on a two-hour delay on Election Day.
From left, Daniels Middle School precinct officials Mac Fountain and Martha Cole converse briefly with neighbor and voter Charles Ashby, standing, as he walked to the ballot counting machine during primary day voting Tuesday morning, June 7, 2016 in Raleigh, NC. Turnout is expected to be much higher on Nov. 8, 2016 so all Wake County schools will open on a two-hour delay on Election Day. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
From left, Daniels Middle School precinct officials Mac Fountain and Martha Cole converse briefly with neighbor and voter Charles Ashby, standing, as he walked to the ballot counting machine during primary day voting Tuesday morning, June 7, 2016 in Raleigh, NC. Turnout is expected to be much higher on Nov. 8, 2016 so all Wake County schools will open on a two-hour delay on Election Day. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
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Wake County schools will open on a two-hour delay Election Day

July 19, 2016 08:08 PM

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