Candidate filing to begin Wednesday

By Randy Bruce

April 5, 2014

Statewide election activity begins officially at 8 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, when the official candidate filing period opens, Linda Fahrendorf, Secretary of the Bryan County Election Board, said.

Candidates for state offices file with the Secretary of the State Election Board in Oklahoma City.

Candidates for county offices file with the Secretary of the County Election Board.

Fahrendorf said the following county offices will be filled this year: County assessor, county treasurer, county commissioner, Districts 1 and 3, all four year terms, and court clerk (unexpired term).

Filing will continue from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. through Friday, April 11. For more election-related information, call the Bryan County Election Board at ( 580 ) 924-3228, or visit www.elections.ok.gov.