CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - If you want to beat the crowds on election day, why not vote early? Thursday marks the first day of early voting in North Carolina.
Voters can cast their ballots at more than 350 early-vote locations statewide. Find a list of early voting locations near you here.
If you have not registered to vote, you can do it at an early voting site. Elections officials just ask that you bring proof of address. You can use your driver's license, a bill with your address or a bank statement.