Early voting begins in Henderson

Sep. 19, 2013 @ 04:48 PM

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Early voting for the Henderson municipal election began Thursday at the Board of Elections office on Garnett Street.

Johnnie Clack (left) marks his ballot as Horace Bullock signs in with Melody Vaughan.

The early voting period continues today from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and through the next two weeks. Each weekday the next two weeks, the elections board office is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and does not close for lunch. On Saturday, Oct. 5, early voting ends with an 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. time slot.

Election Day is Tuesday, Oct. 8. A candidates’ forum for the public will be held Sunday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. in the chambers of the Vance County commissioners.

All eight candidates are expected to be present, and voters can submit questions at the forum.