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Early voting starts for town residents

Voters in the towns of Bermuda Run, Cooleemee and Mocksville will go to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 2 to elect council members.

Persons who wish to register and vote may appear in person at the one-stop absentee voting site (elections office), complete a registration application and provide proof of residency during one-stop voting hours.

Absentee ballots by mail will be accepted until Tuesday, Oct. 26. Illness or disability applications will be accepted until Monday, Nov. 1. Ballots must be returned to the elections office no later than Tuesday, Nov. 2, properly signed and witnessed or postmarked by Tuesday, Nov. 2 and received no later than Friday, Nov. 5 to be eligible for counting.

The no excuse “One Stop” voting will be available in the elections office beginning Thursday, Oct. 14-Friday, Oct. 29, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. each weekday, and on Saturday, Oct. 30, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Bermuda Run will elect  three council members from Mike Brannon, Ed Coley, Mike Ernst, Ken Peacock, and Melinda Willis Szeliga.

Cooleemee will elect two commissioners from Chris Almond, Steve Corriher and Andy Reavis.

Mocksville will elect three commissioners from Chris Domanski, Johnny Frye, Carl Lambert and Jenny Stevenson.

Direct questions to the board of elections office at 753-6072.