Absentee voting deadline approaching for runoff elections


The deadline is approaching for Mississippi voters to cast absentee ballots for the Aug. 29 runoff elections.

People may vote absentee for several reasons, including if they will be out of town on election day, if they are temporarily or permanently disabled or if they are 65 or older.

Absentee voting is open through Saturday, Aug. 26 at noon.

Local races on the Attala County ballot are runoffs for the Republican Supervisor race in Beat 3 and the Democratic and Republican Supervisor race in Beat 5.

Anyone with questions can check their status online or call the Secretary of State’s office at 1-800-829-6786.

Contact the Attala County Circuit Clerk’s office at 662-289-1471 for more information.

Election Dates:

  • Primary Runoff Election Day: Tuesday, Aug. 29
  • General Election Day: Tuesday, Nov. 7
  1. GT
    August 22, 2023 at 12:58 PM

    Isn’t the sheriff also being voted on?

    • Lglee
      August 26, 2023 at 6:10 PM

      Not until Nov


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