In-person absentee voting hours extended in Lowndes County

In-person absentee voting hours extended in Lowndes County
Probate Judge Lashandra Myrick said her office will extend in-person voting Friday at the Lowndes County Courthouse annex because of a power outage. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

HAYNEVILLE, Ala. (WSFA) - A power outage at the Lowndes County Courthouse is prompting the county probate judge to extend the hours for in-person absentee voting.

Friday, Probate Judge Lashandra Myrick said her office will extend in-person voting Friday, which is the deadline day, until 7 p.m. because of the outage.

Judge Myrick said a generator has been set up at the courthouse annex building in Hayneville and it will be staffed through 7 p.m. for those looking to make their votes ahead of election day.

Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 3.

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