Dottie Campbell of Point Pleasant, pictured standing, prepares to cast the first early voting ballot in Mason County on Wednesday. Campbell has been the first “early voter” for several years and was among 194 total voters who took advantage of early voting on its first day, according to Mason County Clerk Diana Cromley. Early voting continues through Saturday, May 7 and can be done 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays during the early voting period. Early voting takes places on the second floor of the Mason County Courthouse in the County Commission room. Polls are open 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. May 10 at polling places across Mason County on election day if early voting is not an option.