Local poll workers prep for the upcoming election

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The November election will be here before you know it and Tuesday marks 5 weeks until election day.

Officials in Charleston County have started training poll workers.

Monday was the first of multiple training sessions in the county. If you missed it, don’t worry. There is still time to sign up.

The event was a refresher course for returning poll managers. There will be two others training sessions this Friday and Next Friday for newcomers. The sessions will last around 3 to 4 hours.

The training sessions cover everything you’ll need to know for your election day shift. You will also receive handouts, machine training and an in depth power point presentation.

If you want to be a poll manager, you can contact the Charleston County elections office or click here.

Just a reminder, this week is your last week to register to vote in time for the November general elections.

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