July 30, 2014 EditionAlso in this issue...
Several file for positions
The filing period for municipal offices began Friday at noon and several had already filed their petitions with County Clerk Tina Stowers by Tuesday afternoon.
The filing period will continue through Aug. 15 at noon. Filings as of Tuesday at 2 p.m. are as follows:
Hoxie - Mayor, Russ Barber, Dennis Coggins; clerk, Katie Smith; aldermen: ward 1, position 1, Larry Couch; ward 3, position 1, Kenneth Quarry.
Imboden - Mayor, Chris Jones; recorder/treasurer, Belinda K. Chappell; aldermen: position 1, Preston Clark; position 2, Rebecca Jones; position 3, Dan Matthews; position 4, Joseph Chappell.
Lynn - Mayor, Van D. Doyle; recorder/treasurer, Mica Vance; aldermen: position 1, Chad Dail; position 2, Sammy Blevins Jr.; position 3, Randy Glenn; position 4, Danny Morgan; position 5, Larry Vance.
Walnut Ridge - Mayor, Ed Lawson, Charles Snapp; clerk, Pam Kopp; aldermen: ward 1, position 1, Wendell S. Jones; ward 2, position 1, Rob Combs; ward 4, position 1, Daniel Abbott; city attorney, Nancy L. Hall, Esq.
Municipal elections are non-partisan, and races will be on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot.