Voter registration deadlines loom - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Voter registration deadlines loom

While some of the specifics change from state to state, there are some rules that are the same in all of our Heartland states. While some of the specifics change from state to state, there are some rules that are the same in all of our Heartland states.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

Just four Tuesday's from now, Americans will head to the polls to decide who will be President of the United States.

The deadline to register in Illinois and Kentucky is Tuesday, October 9.

If you're in Missouri and you want to be one of those voters, you have less than 48 hours to register.

The deadline to register in Missouri is Wednesday, October 10.

While some of the specifics change from state to state, there are some rules that are the same in all of our Heartland states.

First, in order to vote, you must be a registered voter in the jurisdiction where you live.

You can register to vote by going to the county clerk's office, the secretary of state's web site and print off a registration form, or register at any Department of Motor Vehicles location as long as you're getting a new driver's license or renewing your old one.

For any questions, refer to your election official's website.

Missouri: http://sos.mo.gov

Illinois: http://election.il.gov

Kentucky: http://elect.ky.gov

Tennessee: http://tennessee.gov/sos

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Man drowns in Lake Wappapello has been identified

    Man drowns in Lake Wappapello has been identified

    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:09:33 GMT
    MSHP is assisting in searching for a person who did not resurface. (Source: KFVS)MSHP is assisting in searching for a person who did not resurface. (Source: KFVS)

    A search is underway for a missing swimmer at Lake Wappapello.

    A search is underway for a missing swimmer at Lake Wappapello.

  • Opening Minds through Art program for those with neurocognitive disorders

    Opening Minds through Art program for those with neurocognitive disorders

    Sunday, July 22 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-07-23 02:40:20 GMT
    (Source: SSM Health)(Source: SSM Health)
    (Source: SSM Health)(Source: SSM Health)

    SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon is collaborating with Cedarhurst Center for Arts to conduct the "Opening Minds through Art" program for those living with neurocognitive disorders. The program will meet Wednesday mornings 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Aug. 8 to Sept. 26 at the Shrode Art Center at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android The eight-week program is accepting volunteers, which do...

    SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon is collaborating with Cedarhurst Center for Arts to conduct the "Opening Minds through Art" program for those living with neurocognitive disorders. The program will meet Wednesday mornings 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Aug. 8 to Sept. 26 at the Shrode Art Center at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android The eight-week program is accepting volunteers, which do...

  • Southeastern Illinois College holds first Career Exploration Camp

    Southeastern Illinois College holds first Career Exploration Camp

    Sunday, July 22 2018 9:54 PM EDT2018-07-23 01:54:17 GMT
    source: Raycom Mediasource: Raycom Media
    source: Raycom Mediasource: Raycom Media

    This summer, middle-school students have the opportunity to begin exploring various career options available in the world.

    This summer, middle-school students have the opportunity to begin exploring various career options available in the world.

Powered by Frankly