Application period opens for ballots by mail

Those who will be out of the county when votes are cast in the Nov. 6 General Election can submit applications to vote by mail starting Friday (Sept. 7). Applications must be received by the county elections office by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26. Applications can be downloaded or voters can call the elections office at 817-408-2525 to have an application mailed or emailed to them. Early voting will take place Oct. 22-Nov. 2.