Absentee voting for the March 5 primary election is now open. The deadline to apply by mail for an absentee ballot is Feb. 27, and the deadline to apply in person at the circuit clerk’s office in the courthouse in Wedowee is Feb. 29 by 4:30 p.m.
The application for an absentee ballot can also be printed from the Secretary of State’s website at sos.alabama.gov/alabama-votes/voter/absentee-voting
The circuit clerk’s office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. They can also be reached by phone at 256-357-4551.