The deadline to file as a candidate in the May 8 Primary Election is Friday at noon.
In turn, the deadline to file a withdrawal of candidacy is Monday at noon.
Persons who wish to register to vote in the Primary or need to change their registration address or name must do so no later than April 9. Those who have a valid Indiana driver's license may complete the necessary paperwork online at www.indianavoters.com. The website can also be used to confirm voter registration and to find polling locations.
April 9, at noon, also is the first day a person may vote an absentee ballot before an absentee voter board in the circuit clerk's office.