FINAL ABSENTEE NUMBERS: Available tonight at 6 p.m.

According to Clerk of Circuit Court Debbie Beers, final absentee numbers will be released and available tonight at 6 p.m. on the county’s website at of last week, absentee voter numbers for this year’s 2012 general election have already surpassed that of the 2008 general election by an increase of 25 percent.