January 16, 2014

Voting machine testing to start


— Logic and accuracy testing of the voting machines to be used for the Feb. 4 special election runoff to fill the unexpired term for state representative in the General Assembly from District 2 begins today at 9 a.m. in the elections office in the courthouse at 205 N. Selvidge St., Suite K, in Dalton. Testing will continue daily until complete.

The last day to register or make a name or an address change was Dec. 9, 2013, to be eligible for the runoff. The following precincts will be eligible to vote in this election: Tunnel Hill, Westside and Trichum.

Early voting will begin Tuesday during regular office hours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the elections office.