May 10, 2022
If you are interested in becoming a poll worker, please contact Kevin Carden at firstname.lastname@example.org or 304-728-3248. You must be a registered voter in Jefferson County to be eligible.
Effective January 1, 2018, voters must show a form of identification to vote in person during the Early Voting period or on Election Day in any election. Refer to the pamphlet "Be Registered & Be Ready to Vote!" for more information.
The last day to register to vote in the Primary Election is April 19, 2022.
Early Voting and Election Day Hours
Early Voting will be held at Charles Washington Hall (100 W Washington St, 2nd Floor, Charles Town). To access the 2nd Floor, use the entrance on N George St marked "Suite 201" (directly across the street from the Jefferson County Courthouse). NOTE: Charles Washington Hall is handicap-accessible. The elevator is located adjacent to the stairs.
Early Voting dates:
April 27 - May 7
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (including Saturdays)
Saturday Voting: April 30 and May 7
(Note: Early Voting is not offered on Sundays.)
Election Day voting takes place on May 10 at your normal polling location.
Polls are open 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
(The Courthouse is not a polling place and will be closed on Election Day.)
Those persons who are unable to make it to the Jefferson County Courthouse during early voting or to their polling place on Election Day may be eligible to receive an absentee ballot.
Information concerning absentee voting can be found on the website of the West Virginia Secretary of State, or by contacting the Voter & Elections Office at 304-728-3386 or email@example.com.
You can print the application here:
Please pay special attention to the instructions for completing the application.
Applications can either be mailed via USPS or emailed to the clerk at the respective addresses here:
c/o Voter Registration & Elections
PO Box 208
Charles Town, WV 25414
Absentee ballot applications will be accepted beginning January 1, 2022 and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 4, 2022.
State Candidate List
State-level candidates file with the Secretary of State's office. Refer to the West Virginia State Candidate Listing By Office to search by county.
County Candidate List
The following candidates have filed candidacy forms for election in Jefferson County. Click on the title of the form following a candidate's name below to view it.
County Commission - Charles Town District
County Commission - Shepherdstown District
Jennifer Krouse (REP) - Precandidacy Registration Form; 3rd Quarter Financial Statement; 4th Quarter Financial Statement; 1st Quarter Financial Statement; Primary Financial Statement; Certificate of Announcement
Board of Education
Conservation District Supervisor
Party Executive Committee - County, Democratic
Alan Engelberg (Kabletown District, male)
Storme Shiley Frame (Middleway District, female)
Leigh Koonce (Middleway District, male)
Cheryl S. Lawrence (Shepherdstown District, female)
Lisa Payne (Harpers Ferry District, female)
Hassan Rasheed (Shepherdstown District, male)
Mary Mickey Reagan (Kabletown District, female)
Antoinette Ringgold (Charles Town District, female)
William Robinson (Harpers Ferry District, male)
James Walch (Charles Town District, male)
Party Executive Committee - County, Republican
Thomas Adsit (Harpers Ferry District, male)
Daphne Andrews (Kabletown, female)
Anne Dungan (Harpers Ferry District, female)
Jean K. Jacobs (Shepherdstown District, female)
Matt McKinney (Middleway District, male)
Riley Moore (Charles Town District, male)
Steven Roberts (Shepherdstown District, male)
Jacki Shadle (Middleway District, female)
Elliot Simon (Harpers Ferry District, male)
Steve Stolipher (Kabletown District, male)
Jill Upson (Kabletown District, female)
Melodie Williams (Charles Town District, female)
Party Executive Committee - Senatorial District, Democratic
Storme Shiley Frame (16th Senatorial District, female)
Leigh Koonce (16th Senatorial District, male)
Party Executive Committee - Senatorial District, Republican
Gary Dungan (16th Senatorial District, male)
Isabel Simon (16th Senatorial District, female)
Jill Upson (16th Senatorial District, female)
Party Executive Committee - Delegate District, Democratic
Cheryl S. Lawrence (97th Delegate District, female)
Alan Sturm (97th Delegate District, male)
Party Executive Committee - Delegate District, Republican
Matthew L. Harvey (97th Delegate District, male)