Advance voting for the May 20 election in Banks County is under way.
Voting will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through May 16 at the Banks County Registrars Office, located 226 Candler Street, Homer. Saturday voting will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 10.
The race for the District 1 seat on the Banks County Board of Commissioners, between incumbent Danny Maxwell and Gary Clark, will be voted on county wide. The candidate running for the District 1 seat is required to live in that district but the vote is open to all citizens in the county.
In the State Representative District 28 race, incumbent Dan Gasaway, Homer, will face Stacy Hall, Clarkesville.