Early vot­ing steady

The Catoosa County News - - FRONT PAGE - By Adam Cook Acook@catoosanews.com

With the sec­ond week of early vot­ing closed and less than a week left to cast a bal­lot, elec­tion of­fi­cials say voter turnout has re­mained steady.

Early vot­ing opened Mon­day, Oct. 15, and will con­tinue through Fri­day, Nov. 2.

Tues­day, Nov. 6, is elec­tion day. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. that day.

Ca­toosa County Elec­tions Di­rec­tor Tonya Moore says the voter turnout jumped from 8.6 per­cent to 18.6 per­cent from week one to week two of early vot­ing.

“We ended (Thurs­day, Oct. 25) at 7,294 in-per­son bal­lots for both precincts,” Moore said.

Dur­ing early vot­ing res­i­dents do not have to vote at their

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