Advance voting in the Barnesville municipal election is ongoing at the board of elections office on Thomaston Street. Ballots may be cast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
As of Monday, elections superintendent Anita Reid had processed 47 advance ballots and mailed out 104 absentee ballots of which 47 had been returned.
Their are two contested races on city ballots.
Incumbent mayor Peter Banks is facing a challenge from political newcomer Wanda Sumners Brothers while incumbent ward three councilman Sammie Shropshire is being challenged by Dorothy Carter.
For more information on advance voting, your voter registration status or requesting an absentee ballot, call the elections office at 770-358-5235.