Absentee voting underway


Absentee voting in Ohio County for the November 8 General Election began on Oct. 12, 2016.

In person absentee voting will be at the courthouse. Hours for absentee voting will be: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.

Voters can also vote at the courthouse on Saturday, Oct. 29th and Saturday, Nov. 5th, from 8:30a.m. -12p.m. The last day for absentee voting will be Monday, Nov. 7th, from 8:30 a.m. – 12p.m.

Voters may also request that their ballot be mailed to them if they have sufficient reason to do so. The last day to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is Oct. 31st.

All mailed ballots must be back in the clerk’s office by 12p.m. on Nov. 7th.

The travel board will begin Thursday, Oct. 20th. The last day to vote by travel board is Monday, Nov. 7th.

If you have any questions, would like to request an application to vote by mail or by travel board, please contact the clerk’s office at 812-438-2610.