Early voting that began on Saturday, April 10th for the upcoming Sales Tax election in Jackson Parish will end at 6:00pm on Saturday, April 17th. To cast your early ballot go to the Jackson Parish Courthouse from the hours of 8:30am – 6:00pm. Voters in line by 6:00 P.M. each day of the early voting period will be allowed to vote. The general election date is Saturday, April 24th.
To register and vote in Louisiana you must:
be a U.S. citizen;
be at least 16 years old, but must be 18 years old prior to the next election to be eligible to vote;
reside in the parish in which you seek to register and vote;
not be under an order of imprisonment for conviction of a felony for at least five years; and
not be under a judgement of full interdiction for mental incompetence or partial interdiction with suspension of voting rights.