Last day to register as an absentee voter approaches

Published 3:00 pm Friday, April 28, 2023

The deadline to register for an absentee ballot in the upcoming Primary Election is fast approaching.

May 2 is the last day to register for an absentee ballot.

To do so anyone interested may request one and has two options to do so.

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One can call the Clark County Clerk’s Office at 859-745-0280. Ext. 3 or register at—select the link “Absentee Ballot Request” and follow the directions through the Absentee Request Portal to complete registration.

On Wednesday, May 3, six days of excused voting will begin. These are reserved for individuals who may have a unique circumstance for being unable to vote at alternative times, such as being out of town.

Individuals who qualify may do so during regular business hours.

From May 11-13, early voting takes place. Individuals may vote from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on May 11 and 12 and from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on May 13.

Individuals may vote at their precinct or the Clark County Courthouse on Election Day.

Business hours for the Clark County Clerk’s Office are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Monday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday through Friday, and 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday.

Election Day Precincts and Polling Places:

On Election Day, May 16th, voting times are between the hours of 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Vote Center: 

Clark County Courthouse, 34 S. Main St., Winchester, KY. 40391. 

Consolidated locations: 

Baker Intermediate School, 1645 Martin Luther King Dr., Winchester, KY 40391: D103 Van Meter, E102 Sphar.

Landmark Baptist Church, 1223 Iron Works Rd., Winchester, KY 40391: C102 Franklin, C103 Kiddville.

Robert D. Campbell Junior High School, 620 Boone Ave., Winchester, KY 40391: A102 Boonesboro, A104 Stoney Brook, B101 Calmes, F106 Winchester. 

Clark County Courthouse basement, 34 S. Main St., Winchester, KY 40391: F102 Fairfax, F104 North Winchester.

Clark County Preschool (Hannah McClure), 30 Beckner St., Winchester, KY 40391: E101 McClure, E103 Sunset.

Clark County Extension Office Annex, 1400 Fortune Drive, Winchester, KY 40391: C101 Ecton, C104 Wades Mill. 


A101 Becknerville, Mount Zion Christian Church, 3631 Combs Ferry Rd., Winchester, KY 40391. 

A103 Hampton, Phoenix Academy, 100 Vaught Rd., Winchester, KY 40391. 

B102 Forest Grove, Providence Pentecostal Church, 7076 Old Boonesboro Rd., Winchester, KY 40391. 

B103 Garner, Sequoia Village Community Room, 200 Canewood Dr., Winchester, KY 40391. 

B104 Goodes, Rogers-Parrish Clark County Fire Station 3, 125 New Log Lick Rd., Winchester, KY 40391. 

B105 Pinchem, Antioch Christian Church, 601 Muddy Creek Rd., Winchester, KY 40391. 

D101 Mt. Abbott, Justice Elementary School, 350 Mount Sterling Rd., Winchester, KY 40391. 

D102 Renick, Strode Station Elementary School, 1750 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Winchester, KY 40391. 

D104 Victory, Generations Center, 32 Meadow St., Winchester, KY 40391. 

F101 City Hall, City Hall, 32 Wall St., Winchester, KY 40391. 

F103 Mt. Vernon, Public Library, 370 S. Burns Ave., Winchester, KY 40391. 

F105 South Park, Shearer Elementary School, 224 E. Broadway St., Winchester, KY 40391. 

All precincts are open on Election Day and voting hours are from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.