Newt Gingrich won his home state of Georgia in the Super Tuesday Republican primary. He also carried Madison County with 52.3 percent of the vote.
Only 27.3 percent of Madison County’s registered voters — 3,817 out of 13,994 — hit the polls in the presidential primary.
Gingrich picked up 1,996 Madison County votes, while Rick Santorum had 985 (25.8 percent). Mitt Romney had 582 (15.26 percent) and Ron Paul had 224 (5.9 percent).
President Barack Obama received 122 votes in Madison County in the uncontested Democratic presidential primary.