Early voting begins today for city and school board elections

Early voting for area city and school board elections will be held April 30 – May 8th.

Several hotly contested mayoral races, including the one in Lufkin between challenger Bob Brown and incumbent Jack Gorden, are expected to draw voters to the polls.  The general election for city and school board elections will be held May 12th.

Today is also the last day to register to vote for the upcoming May29th Republican and Democratic Primary elections.

Texans can verify their voter registration or find information on how to register to vote at the state's online, one-stop voter resource, www.votetexas.gov. They can also find contact information for all local elections administrators or county clerks around Texas.

Keep up with the latest election information at KTRE's '2012 Your Voice, Your Vote' special coverage as deadlines near.

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