JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Mississippians are making it a priority to vote in the November 8 General Election before they head home from a day of work.

People of all ages are participating in the vote as Jackson has made all efforts to implement the importance of voting on election day.

WJTV 12 News crews have seen steady voter turnout at precincts across the Jackson-metro area throughout the day.

Everyone is encouraged to vote. Polls will close at 7:00 p.m.