General Runoff Election set for Nov. 29

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

There will be three runoff races in Poinsett County. The General Runoff Election will be Tuesday, Nov. 29. Early voting began Tuesday, Nov. 22, at the Poinsett County Annex Building (located at 110 East Street in Harrisburg) and continues until 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 28, (the day prior to the election). The hours for early voting will be 8:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The polls will not be open on Thursday Nov. 23, through Sunday Nov. 27, due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. The following candidates and the positions they are running for are as follows:

*Trumann Alderman Ward 2, Position 1--Dwight England and Sheila Walters.

*Tyronza Alderman Ward 2, Position 2--Barbara Ross and Joey Cavitt.

*Weiner Alderman Ward 1, Position 2--Mary Norris and Jeremy Kimble.

Anyone with questions regarding the election may contact the County Clerk's office at 870-578-4410 during regular office hours.

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