Register to vote

By Bonnie Culverhouse

If you aren’t registered to vote in Webster Parish, it’s time to sign up and exercise your rights.

Registrar of Voters Angela Hall said August 28 through September 1 are the dates to register for the October 14 election.

There are several ways and places to sign up.

Online: register at Have a valid Louisiana Driver’s License or Louisiana special ID card with a Louisiana residential address.

The above items are needed to register in person at these locations.

Registrar of Voters Office, 410 Main St., Room 101 from 8:30 a.m.  until 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Webster Parish Library Minden branch from  1 until 4 p.m. Tuesday August 29.

Springhill branch from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Wednesday, August 30.

Also register in person at the Office of Motor Vehicles, La. Dept. of Children and Family Services, WIC Offices, Food Stamp Offices, Medicaid Offices, Offices serving persons with disabilities such as deaf action centers and independent living offices and Armed Forces recruitment offices.