Open house planned at new county annex


An open house for the new Wood County Annex in Quitman will be held Nov. 21 from 10 a.m.-noon. Cookies and punch will be served.

The annex is located at 200 W. Bermuda (Hwy. 154 between Stephens and Goodwin Streets). It houses the Elections Office, Early Voting Facility and Information Technology Dept. The Elections Office has a larger space within which to work, conduct elections and hold election worker training. The annex was successfully used for the Constitutional Amendment early voting Oct. 21-Nov. 1 with 2,000 voters using the facility.