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Today is last day to register to vote in Nov. 4 elections

Today is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 4 General Election. You have until closing time this afternoon to do so.


There are a number of state-wide offices such as governor, lieutenant governor, and attorney general among others to be decided, including a proposition. Plus, a county-wide race in Shelby and San Augustine Counties for 273rd district judge, county judge in San Augustine County, district-wide for State Senator Dist. 3, and for Shelby County Commissioner Pct. 2; Shelby County Justice of the Peace Pcts. 1, 2 & 5, and a Center City Council position for Place 2.


In addition, Center ISD Board of Trustees has four positions to be elected. Also, the San Augustine City Council where all four seats are contested, and four positions on the San Augustine ISD Board are up for election.


The first day of early voting is Oct. 20.


To register to vote in Shelby County, go to Voter Registrar Debora Riley's office in the courthouse, and in San Augustine County, you would see Election Administrator Deborah Woods.