Record Voter Registration Turnout

This election year is bringing big voter registration turnout for Smith County and still with a few days till registration is over, they expect to see even more come in because of the major issues on this year's ballot.

"The media attention to this election has caused a great deal of attention to this election and also the fact that this is a bond election for TISD we are seeing record numbers in Smith County and we have surpassed $114,000," says Paula Patterson, Smith County Elections Administrator.

You have until Monday the 4th to register to vote. To do that just call your County Clerk to find out where they're holding registration.

For Smith County, it's in the basement of the courthouse from 8 AM to 5 PM, or you can print out a voter registration card online and mail it in.

Go to and click on the "Know More on 7" icon and click the link "Online Voter Registration."

Be sure to have the card in the mail by October 4th