Filings draw a few candidates
Filing period for candidates for the Board of Education in Sequoyah County school districts and the City of Sallisaw ended at 5 p.m. Wednesday with several candidates drawing no opponents.
They included Julian Mendiola, incumbent for Ward 3, City of Sallisaw and Ronnie Lowe, Ward 1, City of Sallisaw.
Primary elections are Feb. 12 and the Board of Education General Elections are April 12.
For school board elections, Robbie Gipson and Jerry Dewayne Brooks filed for office 4 for the Roland School Board. Jerry Speir and George Lawson Jr. filed for Liberty School Board and the unexpired seat for Gans Office 2 drew two filings, Mary Ann Cosner and Larry Stogner.
The rest are either incumbents or did not draw opponents:
Gans School (office 4) Jana Morris.
Brushy School Board (Office 2) David Lee Philpot.
Belfonte School Board-Robbie Vinson
Gore (Office 4)-Cody Sloan
Muldrow School Board (Ward 4)-Dowen Green
Marble City (Office 3)-Reba Rodgers
Central High School (office 4)-Greg Halton
Vian School Board-Kenneth Michael Pack Jr.