Avoid the long lines and frustration of voting on Election Day by casting your vote now.

According to NewsWest 9, early voting begins today and ends on November 4 for the November 8 general election.

Over 15 million people in Texas are registered to vote which is up from 13 million registered in 2012 so lines on Election Day should be long, but you can avoid it all..

Go out and cast your vote today at both Midland and Ector County Annex buildings located at A Street and Scharbauer in Midland and 1010 E. 8th Street in Odessa.