Jason Vitosky

U.S. Congressional House, District

Jason Vitosky
Registering to Vote

Important Dates for Voters

Voting Absentee in 4th District



Registering to Vote


To register to vote in Mississippi you must:

  • be a U.S. citizen
  • live in the state and county for at least 30 days before voting
  • be 18 years of age by the next general election
  • have not been convicted of a disenfranchising crime unless your suffrage has been restored
  • have not been declared mentally incompetent by a court
Voter registration is done by the circuit clerk in each county. To register to vote in the primary & general elections, contact the circuit clerk below.

Also, you may register to vote by mail by printing out a voter registration form and mailing it to your circuit clerk.


The Honorable Beth Doggett
Clarke County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 216
Quitman, Mississippi 39355
776-3111

The Honorable Marian Brown
Forrest County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Drawer 992
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39403
582-3213

The Honorable James C. Cochran
George County Circuit Clerk
355 Cox Street Suite C
Lucedale, Mississippi 39452
947-4881

The Honorable Scharlotte Fortinberry
Greene County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 310
Leakesville, Mississippi 39451
394-2347

The Honorable Pamela T. Metzler
Hancock County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 249
Bay St. Louis, Mississippi 39520
467-5265

The Honorable Gale Parker
Harrison County Circuit Clerk
PO Box 998
Gulfport, MS 39502
865-4167

The Honorable Joe W. Martin, Jr.
Jackson County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 998
Pascagoula, Mississippi 39568-0998
769-3040

The Honorable Mark Ishee
Jasper County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 447
Bay Springs, Mississippi 39422
764-2245

The Honorable Wayne Myrick
Jones County Circuit Clerk
P.O. Box 1336
Laurel, Mississippi 39440
425-2556

The Honorable Leslie Wilson
Lamar County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 369
Purvis, Mississippi 39475
794-8504

The Honorable Joe Herring
Marion County Circuit Clerk
250 Broad St. Suite 1
Columbia, Mississippi 39429
736-8246

The Honorable Peggy H. Staten
Pearl River County Circuit Clerk
200 S Main St
Poplarville, Mississippi 39470
795-4911

The Honorable Martha Fillingane Clark
Perry County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 198
New Augusta, Mississippi 39462
964-8663

The Honorable William Kenny Hatten
Stone County Circuit Clerk
323 Cavers Avenue
Wiggins, Mississippi 39577
928-5246

The Honorable Margie G. Mosley
Wayne County Circuit Clerk
609 Azalea Drive
Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367
735-1171



Important Dates for Voters


Next, you need to know when to vote. Voting for primaries will take place March 12, 2012. Voting for the general election will take place November of this year!!

November 6th, 2012 to be exact.

Voting takes place from 7 AM to 7 PM.


Voters must register 30 days prior to the general election date (Nov 6th, 2012).



Voting Absentee


For details on how you can vote absentee, contact your circuit clerk:

The Honorable Beth Doggett
Clarke County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 216
Quitman, Mississippi 39355
776-3111

The Honorable Marian Brown
Forrest County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Drawer 992
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39403
582-3213

The Honorable James C. Cochran
George County Circuit Clerk
355 Cox Street Suite C
Lucedale, Mississippi 39452
947-4881

The Honorable Scharlotte Fortinberry
Greene County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 310
Leakesville, Mississippi 39451
394-2347

The Honorable Pamela T. Metzler
Hancock County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 249
Bay St. Louis, Mississippi 39520
467-5265

The Honorable Gale Parker
Harrison County Circuit Clerk
PO Box 998
Gulfport, MS 39502
865-4167

The Honorable Joe W. Martin, Jr.
Jackson County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 998
Pascagoula, Mississippi 39568-0998
769-3040

The Honorable Mark Ishee
Jasper County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 447
Bay Springs, Mississippi 39422
764-2245

The Honorable Wayne Myrick
Jones County Circuit Clerk
P.O. Box 1336
Laurel, Mississippi 39440
425-2556

The Honorable Leslie Wilson
Lamar County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 369
Purvis, Mississippi 39475
794-8504

The Honorable Joe Herring
Marion County Circuit Clerk
250 Broad St. Suite 1
Columbia, Mississippi 39429
736-8246

The Honorable Peggy H. Staten
Pearl River County Circuit Clerk
200 S Main St
Poplarville, Mississippi 39470
795-4911

The Honorable Martha Fillingane Clark
Perry County Circuit Clerk
P. O. Box 198
New Augusta, Mississippi 39462
964-8663

The Honorable William Kenny Hatten
Stone County Circuit Clerk
323 Cavers Avenue
Wiggins, Mississippi 39577
928-5246

The Honorable Margie G. Mosley
Wayne County Circuit Clerk
609 Azalea Drive
Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367
735-1171

If you won't be able to to make it to the polls between those hours on November 6th, 2012, then you can vote with an absentee ballot.

A voter may vote early with an absentee ballot if he or she falls in one of the following categories:

  • A person who will be outside the county on election day.
  • A person who has a temporary or permanent physical disability.
  • A senior citizen who is I am sixty-five (65) years of age or older.
  • A person required to be at work on election day during the times which the polls will be open.
  • An enlisted or commissioned member, male or female, of any component of the United States Armed Forces and who is a citizen of Mississippi, or spouse or dependent of such member.
  • A member of the Merchant Marine or the American Red Cross and am a citizen of Mississippi or spouse or dependent of such member.
  • A disabled war veteran who is a patient in any hospital and am a citizen of Mississippi or spouse or dependent of such veteran.
  • A civilian attached to and serving outside of the United States with any branch of the Armed Forces or with the Merchant Marine or American Red Cross, and am a citizen of Mississippi or spouse or dependent of such civilian.
  • A citizen of Mississippi temporarily residing outside the territorial limits of the United States and the District of Columbia.
  • A student, teacher or administrator at a college, university, junior or community college, high, junior high, elementary or grade school, whose studies or employment at such institution necessitates my absence from the county of my voting residence or spouse or dependent of such student, teacher or administrator who maintains a common domicile outside the county of my voting residence with such student, teacher or administrator.
  • The parent, spouse or dependent of a person with a temporary or permanent physical disability who is hospitalized outside his county of residence or more than fifty (50) miles away from his residence, and I will be with such person on election day.
  • A member of the congressional delegation, or spouse or dependent of a member of the congressional delegation.


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