Category Archives: Elections

Monday is the Start of Advance Voting for May 22nd Primary

Monday is start of advance voting for May 22nd Primary  Advance voting for the May 22nd Primary/Nonpartisan General Election begins Monday, April 30. Advance voting will continue Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., concluding on Friday, May 18. There is also a Saturday of advance voting on May 12, which the hours for that Saturday are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.… Read More »

Tuesday is Election Day in Decatur County

The special called election for the renewal of Decatur County’s ESPLOST is today until 7:00 p.m. The ESPLOST is an existing one penny sales tax that funds capital projects for the Decatur County School Systems such as the construction or remodel of school buildings, technology purchases, school buses and more.   “The EPLOST is very important to Decatur… Read More »

Advance Voting Begins for ESPLOST Renewal

PRESS RELEASE Decatur County Board of Elections and Registration 122 W. Water Street   P.O. Box 7428 Bainbridge, GA 39818 (229) 243-2087 Office   (229) 248-3743 Fax [email protected]   Advance voting begins Monday for ESPLOST renewal   Advance in-person voting for the Decatur County Board of Education’s called special election for its renewal of the one-cent Special Purpose Local Option… Read More »

Georgia Voters Turn Out In Record Numbers

ATLANTA, GA – In a historic election, Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced early Wednesday morning that Georgia set an all-time record in number of votes cast. With over 4 million votes counted, Georgia surpassed the 2008 record of 3.9 million votes. “After a year of liberal groups accusing me of voter suppression, Georgians were mobilized to go… Read More »