User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
News : Filing Deadline For April Elections Passes
Posted by Randy on 2014/1/22 9:54:54 (512 reads) News by the same author

Yesterday afternoon was the filing deadline for the April 8th elections. Schools and nursing home districts are not required to hold elections on April 8th if there's 1 candidate for each of the positions to be filled.
Click to see original Image in a new window

However, cities are required to hold elections on April 8th even if the number of candidates matches the positions.

Persons still can file as write-in candidates at County Clerks offices.

The Trenton City Council has 1 race. Wally Smith is challenging incumbent Chuck Elliott in the 3rd ward. There's just 1 candidate in the 2nd and 4th wards and none in Trenton's 1st ward. 2nd ward Councilman Kenneth Ewing and 4th ward Councilman
Larry Huffstutter are seeking re-election. 1st ward Councilman Jacob Black did not file for another term. The 1st ward seat is to be filled by write-ins.

The Trenton R-9 Board of Education has a race on April 8th. There are 4 candidates for 3 positions. Incumbents Dr. David Whitaker and Kevin Bailey are seeking re-election. The other 2 candidates are Rev. Doug Franklin and Brandon Gibler.

North Central Missouri College is not required to hold an election !April 8th since there are 2 candidates for 2 Board of Trustees seats. Both incumbents, Steve Busch, and Dr. John Holcomb filed to remain on the Board.

The Grundy County Nursing Home District is not required to hold an election April 8th because the number of candidates matches the seats to fill. Don Altes and Barbara Cox filed to remain on the Nursing Home Board.

The City of Laredo has 2 races. Incumbent Rebecca Burns is being challenged by Carol Holloway for Mayor. There are 3 candidates for 2 seats on the Laredo Board of Aldermen----Casady Bethards, Gary Reed, and Helen Golden. None of those Aldermen candidates currently is on the Board.

The Laredo Board of Education does not have to hold an election in April since there are 3 candidates for the 3 seats to be filled. Jim Marsh, Jason Meeker, and Stephen Lowrey filed to remain on the Board of Education.

The Pleasant View R-6 Board of Eduction has 3 positions to fill in April—but just 2 persons signed up as candidates. Current board members Jill Reeter and Tim Allen are seeking to remain on the Board.

The Grundy R-5 Board of Education will not need to have an election in April since there were 3 candidates for the 3 seats to fill. They are Larry Cook, Abe Carver, and Tyson Christy. Cook and Carver currently are on the Grundy R-5 Board of Education.

Both Galt Aldermen with terms expiring in April are seeking to remain on the Board. They are Tom Loghfry in the south ward and Russell Searcy in the north ward. They're the only candidates.

The Spickard Board of Education will not be required to hold an election in April since there were 3 candidates for 3 positions to fill. The candidates are Lindsay Glenn, Kendall Nienhuser, and Roger Bonnett. Lindsay Glenn and Roger Bonnett currently are on the School Board.

The Spickard Board of Aldermen has 3 candidates for 3 positions to fill in April---Betty Lee, Jonin Jaycox, and Patricia Payne. Ms. Lee currently is on the Spickard Board of Aldermen.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article

Other articles
2015/11/30 14:47:47 - Saturday To Be Busy With Events In Princeton
2015/11/30 14:40:44 - Trenton Teen Charged With Hindering Prosecution
2015/11/30 14:38:02 - Stewartsville Man Identified In Officer-Involved Shooting Sunday
2015/11/30 14:31:28 - Jameson Read Sentenced To 21 Years In Prison For 2013 Murder
2015/11/30 14:17:49 - Independence Man Charged With Attempting To Rob Pastor
2015/11/30 9:05:33 - Collins' 3 TDs Leads Arkansas Past Missouri 28-3
2015/11/30 9:01:46 - Chiefs Hold Off Bills 30-22 For Fifth Straight Win
2015/11/30 7:48:23 - Mizzou Teaching Assistant Arrested For Pulling Hair, Slapping 14-Year-Old For Not Wearing Hijab
2015/11/30 7:42:38 - Proposal To Be Filed Tomorrow Would Have Missouri Offset The Cost Of Adoptions
2015/11/30 5:40:24 - Gallatin Woman Receives Minor Injuries In Highway 13 Accident
2015/11/30 4:45:30 - Woodrow Wilson's Legacy Gets Complicated
2015/11/30 4:18:00 - Thief Steals Half-Million Dollars From Detroit Casino Using Nothing More Than Clever Disguise
2015/11/30 4:08:29 - Wyoming Authorities Chase, Ram, Shoot Vehicle To Arrest Missouri Fugitive
2015/11/30 4:02:14 - MU Professor Says Campus Climate Is Worse Than Before Recent Protests Of Racism
2015/11/29 13:50:00 - Buchanan County Drug Strike Force Seize $445,000 In Meth Bust
2015/11/29 13:38:16 - Officers Shoot Suspect In DeKalb County On Highway 36
2015/11/28 19:39:28 - Police Suspect Father Beat 7-Year-Old Son, Fed His Body to Pigs
2015/11/27 6:40:00 - Minnesota Hunter Bags Unicorn Buck
2015/11/27 4:20:00 - Homeless Man Beaten Outside Gas Station In April Dies
2015/11/27 4:15:06 - What Happened When I Took My Spoiled Kid To A Homeless Shelter
2015/11/27 4:03:23 - Dentists Recount Strangest Things Found In Patients' Mouths
2015/11/27 4:00:00 - Planned Parenthood Considering All Legal Options To Continue Abortions At Columbia Clinic
2015/11/27 3:53:22 - November Firearms Deer Season Ends With Harvest Of 189,938
2015/11/25 14:20:00 - Police Seek Help Finding Grain Valley Fugitive
2015/11/25 12:30:05 - 11 Earthquakes Strike SE Missouri Overnight
2015/11/25 12:00:00 - Trenton Woman, Rescued In Monday Fire, Passes Away In Hospital
2015/11/25 11:14:43 - Mizzou Women Beat SIUE 75-46, Move to 5-0
2015/11/25 10:57:47 - Northwestern Holds Off Missouri 67-62 In CBE Classic
2015/11/25 10:50:00 - Lady Bulldogs Ride Richman's 22 Points To First Win Of Season
2015/11/25 10:36:32 - Gilman City Girls Open With Road Win Against Osborn

Bookmark this article at these sites


Events Today
Listen to KTTN-FM