Special election is Dec. 12

Published 12:05 am Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The special general election for Alabama’s U.S. Senate spot is nearing.

On Tues., Dec. 12, voters will decide between Roy Moore, a republican, and Doug Jones, a democrat.

In recent news, the former Alabama Chief Justice of the Supreme Court has had several allegations of sexual misconduct. He was campaigning in Fort Payne on Monday.

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Jones has been outspending and running more TV ads than Moore, according to reports.

Polling places for the Atmore area include:

• Huxford Masonic Lodge

• Escambia County Highway Department

• First Methodist Church

• Atmore Public Library

• Canoe Civic Club

• Little Rock Store

• Poarch Seils Center

• McCullough Volunteer Fire Department

• Atmore City Hall

• New Order Baptist Church

• Nokomis Voting House

Voters who aren’t sure about where they will be voting or don’t have a copy of their voter ID card, can call the board of registrars office at 251-867-0243.