The time has once again arrived for early voting. Many do not take advantage of this much less crowded voting arrangement.
Early voting in Sharp County began Monday , May 3 at the Sharp County Clerk's office in the courthouse. The polls will open at 8 a.m. and be open until 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. This gives the public time to stop in after work and vote. Tommy Estes, Sharp County Clerk, said that the office will also be open for the public's convenience Saturday's from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
On Monday, May 17, the clerk's office will be open until 5 p.m. Finally on election day, May 18, the office will open early at 7:30 a.m with polls closing at 7:30 p.m. If there are any questions regarding the early voting, call 870-994-7361.