Voters to decide on table games for W.Va. racino

Jefferson County voters will decide on Thursday whether to allow table games at the Charles Town Races & Slots in Charles Town, W. Va. The racetrack currently has 5,000 slot machines, but would like to add blackjack and craps -- a move that parent Penn National Gaming says could bring 500 jobs. A similar measure failed in the summer of 2007, but unemployment in the county has since climbed to 6.2%.

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