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Last day to register to vote Oct. 6
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If you're planning to vote in this year's general election, today is the last day you can register.

Anyone wishing to vote in the upcoming General Election on Nov. 4 must be registered by Monday, Oct. 6, 2014.

Here are a couple of different ways you can register.

Online registration: The Georgia Secretary of State's online registration site allows you to do 1) Register to vote in Georgia or (2) change your name and/or address on your current registration record. Be sure to have a valid driver's license or identification card issued by GA Department of Driver Services (DDS) with signature on file with DDS. You can visit the site here.

Absentee voting by mail started Sept. 19, and in-person early voting starts Oct. 13 at 1400 Parker Road; both run until Oct. 31.

The hours for in-person early voting are 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday for Oct. 13-24 and 27-28. Saturday voting on Oct. 25 runs 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. The hours extend longer 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. for Oct. 28-31.

For further information, contact the Rockdale Board of Elections/VR Office at 770-278-7333.