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Today Is Last Day To Register To Vote
Updated October 5, 2015 8:04 AM | Filed under: Politics
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(BEDFORD) - Anyone wanting to vote for the first time, transfer an address, or make a name change to vote in the upcoming municipal elections, needs to get registered by today.

Lawrence County Clerk Myron Rainey says the deadline is 4:30 p.m. today to register to vote for the Municipal Election to be held on November 3.

November's elections include city and town election positions across the state.

Voters can also register online until 11:59 p.m. or check their current registration status or polling place by visiting

Rainey strongly urges Hoosier voters to confirm that their voter registration information is accurate and up-to-date, to ensure that their voice will be heard on Election Day.

Questions may be directed to the Voter Registration Office at (812) 277-2036.

Rainey and the Election Board have scheduled hours for casting absentee ballots in person at the Voter Registration Office in Room 11 of the Lawrence County Courthouse.

The North side entrance to the Courthouse is open to the public.

Voters must present a government-issued photo ID before a ballot will be issued. A driver's license, state ID or federal ID can be Early voting hours were further shortened as a money saving measure.

Voters will still have ample time and opportunity to vote early. If necessary, voters may request an absentee ballot to vote by mail.

Early Voting Hours

  • Tuesday October 6th - Friday October 9th
  • Thursday October 15th & Friday October 16th
  • Thursday October 22nd & Friday October 23rd
  • Thursday October 29th & Friday October 30th
  • Weekday hours: 8:30am - noon / closed for lunch / 1 pm - 4:30pm
  • Saturday hours: October 24th & 31st, 8:30am - noon
  • Monday November 2nd, 8:30am - noon

Lunch times may vary depending on lines leading up to the break.

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