School Board Candidate Filing Set to Begin Monday, December 4
Candidates for the Board of Education in Four Tillman County school districts will file their Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 4, and continuing Tuesday and Wednesday, Tillman County Election Board Secretary Sherri Jacobs said.
Jacobs said the official filing period ends at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 6 . All candidate filings will occur at the Tillman County Election Board office, 201 N Main, in Frederick, Jacobs said.
The Board of Education positions at stake will be filled at the Annual School Election scheduled Feb. 13, 2018. If no candidate receives more than 50 percent of the total votes cast in the election, the two candidates receiving the highest number of votes will meet in a runoff election on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.
Candidates may file for the following offices:
• Frederick School District—-Office No. 3
• Davidson School District—-Office No. 1, 2 and 3
• Tipton School District—Office No. 2
• Grandfield School District—Office No. 3
For more information, contact the Tillman County Election Board at 580-335-2287.