The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 6 general election is drawing near.
Richland Parish residents will help decide the fate of a number of state and local items on the ballot as well as six constitutional amendments.
The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail for the Nov. 6 election is Oct. 9. The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is Oct. 16.
Early voting will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 23-30 (except Sunday, Oct. 28).