POTEAU–Voters in LeFlore County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the upcoming elections should apply now, according to County Election Board Secretary Phillip Zearley.
Absentee ballots are available for the April 3 annual school runoff election, special election for Shady Point schools and the city of Poteau.
The board can accept applications for absentee ballots until 5 p.m. on March 28, but Zearley urged voters who want to vote by absentee ballot to apply early.
Absentee ballot application forms are available at the County Election Board offices at 103 N. Church Street in Poteau. Forms may albe be downloaded and printed off the internet at www.elections.state.ok.us.