Voters in Pontotoc County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the November 4 general election should apply now, County Election Board personnel said. Although the County Election Board can accept applications for absentee ballots until 5 p.m. October 29, voters who want to vote by absentee ballot need to apply early.

Application forms are available at the County Election Board office located in Room 202 of Pontotoc County Courthouse. If voters have questions, they should call the Election Board at 332-4534.