Candidates qualify for 2018 local elections

Qualifying ended on Friday for the upcoming General Primary Election, which will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. The following people qualified to run for office:

Commissioner District 2

Chad Stward (R), Incumbent

Arthene Bressler (D)

Commissioner District 4

Becky Hood (R), Incumbent

County Board of Education Post 1

Charlie Walravent (R), Incumbent

County Board of Education Post 3

Dana Stewart (R), Incumbent

Allen Dutch (D)

County Board of Education Post 5

Nan Barnett (R), Incumbent

Kacee Smith (R)

County Board of Education Post 7

Larry Massey, Jr. (R), Incumbent

Eddie T. Hall (R)

The General Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. The last day to register to vote or to change your name or address for the General Primary Election will be on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, to register to vote you can go online at registertovote.sos.ga.gov

For more information about qualifying please contact the Gordon County Board of Elections and Voter Registration Office at 706-629-7781.

See next Wednesday’s Calhoun Times for information on each of the candidates running for office.