Akyn Bailey

Akyn Bailey is the finalist to be Floyd County’s next elections supervisor.

Akyn Bailey is the pick to take over a Floyd County elections office pummeled by fumbles, conspiracy theorists and inside politics.

Following a series of career moves amid elections posts in Northeast Georgia, Bailey likely is headed to the other side of the state where some two years of chaos has rocked the county and the elections office. Here’s a sincere hope that Bailey is the critically needed change agent. This is the backstory she faces on day one:

Mach1 Cartersville

From Mach 1’s Facebook page: “Cartersville, Ga., we are ALMOST ready for you” in an Aug. 8 post. The car wash is between Harbor Freight and Speedway near the U.S. 411/Ga. 20 intersection.


Marjorie Taylor Greene

Marcus Flowers 14th Dist Dem candidate

Marcus Flowers

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