Early voting in the December 6 general election runoff got underway Monday morning here and runs through Friday. Ballots may be cast at the elections board office in the county administrative building off Thomaston Street daily from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
There is one local race on the ballot. Glen Allen and Ashley Gilles, both Republicans, will battle for the District 3 seat on the Lamar County commission.Ballots will also feature the highly touted battle between incumbent US Senator Raphael Warnock (D) and Republican challenger Herschel Walker.
At noon Monday, elections supervisor Anita Reid and her staff had already served 203 early voters and processed 73 absentee ballots and turnout has remained strong since.
For more information, call 770.358.5235.