Knott County Stays "Dry"

Voters in Knott County have rejected the sale of alcohol.

AP

Voters in Knott County have rejected the sale of alcohol.

The tally comes in at 2379 NO, 1590 YES

We'll have much more on this tonight at 11pm.

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The polls will close at 6pm in Knott County, where voters are deciding whether they want to go wet or stay dry.

If passed, the measure would allow the sale of alcohol by the drink and packaged alcohol sales.

It is no secret people in Knott County are very much divided in their opinion on this vote.

Those in favor of sales say this is the only way to bring their community financially forward.

No matter which way the vote swings we will know in just a few short hours.

County officials said with no problems they expect all precincts to be counted by 7:00.


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