It’s time to step up to the ballot box

Tyler Suman / Cotter High School / Cotter Chronicle - Staff Writer • February 9, 2016

Last Sunday, I joined the millions of American teens who have reached legal adulthood. Reaching my 18th birthday means that I will have to register for selective service and be ready for jury duty. I can open my own bank account and start building a credit rating. But, especially in this presidential election year, one of the biggest decisions the new adults of America will make is whether or not to vote.