Oak Ridge City Council candidates Warren Gooch, Rick Chinn, Kelly Callison, and Ellen Smith lead in early and absentee ballots, according to early Anderson County and Roane County election results posted at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
The Anderson County Election Commission and Roane County Election Commission have not yet posted precinct results from Election Day voting, so the leaders could change.
Gooch has 2,206 votes, which is several hundred ahead of Rick Chinn, who has 1,975.
Callison has 1,860, and Smith, a former City Council member, has 1,649.
There are four open seats on the Oak Ridge City Council, and 10 candidates, including two incumbents: Anne Garcia Garland and David Mosby.
Gooch also leads in early voting in Roane County, with 520 votes. Chinn is second in Roane county with 437, Callison is third with 436, and Smith is fourth with 412.
See the Anderson County election results here.
See the Roane County results here.
More information will be added as it becomes available.