(WTVM) - One of the most heated races in Alabama is for the Alabama House District 79 seat between incumbent Speaker Mike Hubbard and local businessman Sandy Toomer.
News Leader 9 spoke with both candidates who say they are glad election day is finally here.
Hubbard has served in the Alabama house since 1998 and has always been an advocate for conservative reform.
Toomer, the owner of Toomer's Coffee in Auburn says one of his main campaign goals is term limits. He is also wants to improve education by not implementing common core.
Polls close at 7 p.m. We will have the election results on our website. Click here to view them.