St. Mary Parish early voting continues
MORGAN CITY, La. -- By Wednesday the number of early voters in the Dec. 8 election had reached 796, according to Jolene Holcombe, St. Mary Parish Registrar of Voters.
There were 221 voters Wednesday with 162 in Morgan City and 59 in Franklin.
There have been 540 voters, including 33 by mail prior to Nov. 24, who have cast ballots in Morgan City.
Franklin’s tally is 256 voters, including 44 by mail.
Early voting began Nov. 24.
Early voting continues through Saturday. Voters in St. Mary Parish can early vote at the St. Mary Parish Registrar of Voters office in Morgan City at 301 Third Street or at the St. Mary Parish Registrar of Voters office in Franklin, 500 Main St., Room 301.
The deadline to request a mail ballot is Dec. 4, and the deadline for the registrar’s office to receive the ballot is Dec. 7.
On the ballot is the Morgan City mayoral runoff between Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi and Lee Dragna. Parish and Morgan City voters will also vote for first circuit court of appeal judge between William Dupont and Mitch Theriot and to vote for U.S. Representative for the 3rd Congressional District between Charles Boustany and Jeff Landry.