Candidate filing to begin April 9

March 27, 2014

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

Candidates for state offices file with the State Election Board secretary in Oklahoma City. Candidates for county offices file with the county election board secretary.

Fahrendorf said several county offices will be filled this year — assessor, treasurer, and commissioners in Districts 1 and 3 (all four-year terms), and court clerk (unexpired term). Filing will continue 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday, April 11.

For more election-related information, call Bryan County Election Board at (580) 924-3228 or visit www.elections.ok.gov.