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October 9, 2012

Voter registration deadline is here

ORANGE — If you plan on voting in the November general election, then you are running out of time.

Tuesday is the last day to register for the Nov. 6 general election. All voter registration cards must be postmarked by 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 9 or submitted to the Election Administration office by that time to be eligible.

Along with the race for U.S. President, there are five locally contested races on the ballot including positions for Orange County Court at Law, Orange County Commissioners Court and Orange County Constable.

Early voting will begin in late October. Early voting times and dates are from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday, Oct. 22 - Saturday, Oct. 27, and Monday, Oct. 29 - Friday, Nov. 2.

Early voting locations are at the Orange Public Library, 220 N. Fifth St. in Orange; Bridge City Public Works, 220 Nitsche in Bridge City; First Baptist Church, 11540 State Highway 12 in Mauriceville; and the Raymond Gould Community Center, 385 Claiborne in Vidor.

Election day is Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Visit VoteTexas.gov for details or call the Orange County Election Administration office at 409-882-7973. Visit www.co.orange.tx.us and select Elections Administration to view sample ballots for the upcoming election.

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