Click for the latest Dalhart weather forecast.


New Photo Identification Law

Posted by: tdt -

With the 2013 Amendment Election and 2014 Primary Elections quickly approaching, Kay Howell, Dallam County Tax Assessor / Voter Registrar and Terri Banks, Dallam County & District Clerk / Elections Administrator would like to remind voters of the new photo identification law now in effect.

Recently, The U.S. Supreme Court settled litigation concerning Senate Bill 14 (originally passed by the Texas Legislature in 2011). As a result, all voters who vote by personal appearance are now required to present an approved form of photo identification in order to cast their ballot in any Texas Election. This law does not change the process of voting by mail.

For the full story SUBSCRIBE to the online edition of The Dalhart Texan, call 244-4511 to setup a subscription to our physical paper or pick a copy up at one of our many convenient newsrack locations. You can also stop by and purchase a paper or subscription in person at our news office located at 410 Denrock Ave.