Voter signup ending; filing time set
Things are heating up at the Custer County Election Board office in Clinton in anticipation of the upcoming election season.
Statewide election activity begins officially at 8 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, when the candidate filing period opens, Ann Brown, secretary of the Custer County Election Board, said. The filing period closes at 5 p.m. Friday, April 11.
But prior to that, Brown and her staff have been busy taking new registrations and party changes in anticipation of a Monday, March 31, deadline in order for the voter to be able to cast ballots in party primaries coming up June 24.