By Josh Shepherd, News writer
Harrison County voters exceeded the statewide average for turnout in local election primaries on Tuesday.
Out of 12,994 registered Harrison County voters, 4,911 of them, about 37 percent, were all that decided who would be managing the public functions of Harrison County for the next four years.
The statewide totals were generally lower. About 27 percent turned out to vote in local elections.