Early voting begins

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Election officials opened an early voting election Monday morning. The position was vacated in August by the late Quincy Murphy.

Running for office are Brian Prince, Diane B. Evans, and Dianne Murphy. Early elections will be held daily through November 1st. The polling place will also be open on Saturday, October 26.

Richmond County's Executive Director for the Board of Elections, Lynn Bailey there is something voters should remember before coming to cast their ballot.

"You have to have one of six different types of ID, all produced by some branch of the government; so anyone coming to vote in person they need to show that ID."

The only place to cast an early ballot in Augusta is at the Board of Elections Main Office, room 104.