SPLOST deadline to register Tuesday
Feb. 21 is the last day to register to vote on next month’s SPLOST refer- endum. The election is March 21.
According to the Newton County Board of Elections, early voting will begin Feb. 27 through March 17 at the Newton County Administration Building. Polls will be open 7 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
There will be no voting on the Monday prior to the election. On March 21, voters should go to their assigned voting place. The Board of Elections said all 22 polling locations will be open 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Election Day.
The Board of Elections is accept- ing applications for absentee ballots.
For questions about your voter status and to view a sample ballot, you can visit the Georgia Secretary of State’s “My Voter” page.