Photo by Tim Jaynes, Staff
Lee Hunter Elementary School students cast their votes during the school's mock election on Monday. Students in first through fourth grades re-elected George W. Bush for a second term with 63 percent of the vote. The election was sponsored by the fourth grade teachers and students from Morehouse Elementary. Fifth graders from the Sikeston Fifth Grade Center along with Morehouse fifth graders helped register the 342 students and gave out ballots. Today is the official election for local, state and national issues. Polls close at 7 p.m.