The times for early voting have been set for the upcoming Special Primary for the 17th Tennessee Senatorial District.
The DeKalb County Election Commission unanimously voted Monday night to set the following hours: Mondays 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Tuesdays 9 a.m. until Noon; Wednesdays 9 a.m. until Noon; Thursdays 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Fridays 9 a.m. until Noon and Saturdays 9 a.m. until Noon.
Early voting will be held October 18 through November 2 on the first floor of the DeKalb County Courthouse.
The special election was created due to the resignation of State Senator Mae Beavers, who is running for governor.
The Primary will be held on November 7th and the hours for election day at all precincts will be 8 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Primary winners will square off in the General Election on December 19th.