Voter registration deadline is Oct. 6, early voting starts Oct. 13




ballotThe last day to register for the Nov. 4 General Election is today.

Also, if you have moved, changed your name or not voted in more than six years, now would be a good time to ensure your voter information is current to avoid any problems on election day.

The following locations may assist you with registering to vote or if you need to update your voter registration information:

  • TheDecatur County Board of Elections and Registration in the Courthouse Annex, located at 122 W. Water St., which is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • The Georgia Department of Driver Services’ new location at 101 Airport Road, which is open Tuesday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • The Southwest Georgia Regional Library, located at 301 S. Monroe St., which is open on Monday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.;Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thursday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

You can also register to vote online at the Georgia Secretary of State’s website–online registrations and paper registration forms postmarked by midnight on Oct. 6 will be valid.

Early voting

In Decatur County, early voting for the General Election begins on Monday, Oct. 13, at the Fairgrounds, Chamber 1 Building, which is located at 1211 Vada Road in Bainbridge.

The dates and times for early voting are the following:

  • Monday, Oct. 13, through Friday, Oct. 17, and Monday, Oct. 20, through Friday, Oct. 24; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 25, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Monday, Oct. 27, through Friday, Oct. 31, which is the last day to vote early, is 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

No voting will take place on Monday, Nov. 3. Also, there will be no voting at the Office of the Board of Elections and Registration.

On Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 4, polls open at all of the county’s nine precincts at 7 a.m., and will close at 7 p.m.

For more information or questions in Decatur County, please call the Board of Elections at (229) 243-2087 or email them to elections@decaturcountyga.gov.

 

Early voting in other counties:

Seminole County Early Voting:

10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F
Seminole County Courthouse
Probate and Magistrate Court Office
200 South Knox Avenue
Donalsonville, GA  39845
10/25/2014 – 10/25/2014

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Days: Sa
Seminole County Courthouse
Probate and Magistrate Court Office
200 South Knox Avenue
Donalsonville, GA  39845
Mitchell County Early Voting:
10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F
Mitchell County Courthouse
11 W. Broad Street, Room 102
Camilla, GA  31730
10/25/2014 – 10/25/2014

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Days: Sa
Mitchell County Courthouse
11 W. Broad Street, Room 102
Camilla, GA  31730
Miller County Early Voting:
10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F
Miller County Courthouse
Registrar’s Office, Room 109
155 S. First Street
Colquitt, GA
 10/25/2014 – 10/25/2014

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Days: Sa
Miller County Courthouse
Registrar’s Office, Room 109
155 S. First Street
Colquitt, GA
Early County Early Voting:
10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F
Registrar’s Office
15157 River Street
Blakely, GA
10/25/2014 – 10/25/2014

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Days: Sa
Registrar’s Office
15157 River Street
Blakely, GA
Grady County Early Voting:
10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F
Grady County Registrar’s Office
250 North Broad Street
Cairo, GA  39828
10/25/2014 – 10/25/2014

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Days: Sa
Grady County Registrar’s Office
250 North Broad Street
Cairo, GA  39828
Thomas County Early Voting:
 10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F
Board of Elections
325 N. Madison St.
Thomasville, GA  31792
10/25/2014 – 10/25/2014

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Days: Sa
Board of Elections
325 N. Madison St.
Thomasville, GA  31792
Baker County Early Voting:
10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F
Baker County Courthouse
167 Baker Place,Baker Co. Elections Office
Newton, GA  39870

10/25/2014 – 10/25/2014
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Days: Sa
Baker County Courthouse
167 Baker Place,Baker Co. Elections Office
Newton, GA  39870



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