Today is election day in the special election to fill the seat, which was vacated with the passing of Calvin Hill.
Four Cherokee Republicans — Meagan Biello, Jeff Duncan, Nate Cochran and Sam Moore — are all vying to become the next elected official to represent the district, which includes portion of Cherokee, Forsyth and north Fulton counties.
Cherokee precincts open to voters are: Avery, Ball Ground, Bradshaw, Conns Creek, Free Home, Hickory Flat, Hightower, Macedonia, Union Hill and Univeter.
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. today. Check back with Patch this evening for the results.