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Time is almost up to absentee vote

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Saturday, November 1st is the last day for you to vote  absentee in person for the General Election.

Officials say in order to help voters get their absentee ballots in, Circuit Clerk's offices across the state will open from 8 a.m. until noon.

If you're mailing your absentee ballot in it needs to arrive to your Circuit Clerk's office by Monday, November 3rd at 5 p.m. Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann said there are some requirements to keep in mind if you're voting absentee.

"There are requirements you know you have to be out of the county, disabled over age 65, we have a lot of individuals who cast their ballot early and right now we're about 18,000, said Hosemann.

For more information on where to find your Circuit Clerk and additional election information, head over to the Secretary of State's website at http://www.sos.ms.gov/Pages/default.aspx.

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