by Jessica Cervantez
The new machines are designed to make the voting process easier. That is easier for people to vote and easier for people to count those votes.
Overall, everything went fairly smoothly in Angelina County Tuesday night. Election Administrator Bill Shanklin says there were a few minor glitches while counting the votes, but nothing major. Some places around the state did report more problems.
Overall, voter turnout statewide for the primary was about 10%.