Wanted: DeSoto County voters not properly registered for the upcoming Nov. 3 general election. Your updated information needs to be submitted into the county Circuit Clerk’s office or your vote may not count if you try to vote in the wrong precinct.
Redistricting for new state House and Senate seats resulted in new voter registration cards being issued throughout the county, with the exception of Hacks Cross and Eudora precincts, according to District 1 Election Commissioner Paul Beale.
About 8,000 cards have been returned with no forwarding address, however.
“You take that out of 98,000 registered voters, that’s about eight percent,” Beale said.
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