Today, Tuesday, November 6, 2018 is a day that has spoken about so much this year, as it is election day.

Polls have opened throughout Acadiana and the state, and the polls will remain open through 8 o'clock tonight.

In Acadiana, there are a variety of local issues on the ballot, and statewide, there are six Constitutional Amendments that citizens will have to make a decision about whether they will give them support.

Also on the statewide ballot, residents will have to decide which Secretary of State candidate they want to serve in the post for the next four years. To find out more about the candidates, click here.

If you would like to look at a sample ballot, you can click here.

If you would like information about the six amendments that are on the ballot, click here.

Voting takes place at your local precinct now through 8 p.m.