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List of Candidates that Filed for Local Seats on City Council and Board of Education

List of Candidates that Filed for Local Seats on City Council and Board of Education

Bill Stephens

August 10th, 2016

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Several candidates have thrown their names in the hat vying for seats on city council, the Union County Board of Education and the conservation board by filing the necessary paperwork before the 4:00 p.m. deadline on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.

The Morganfield City Council candidates are as follows:

Paul Monsour

Dr. Darrell French

Mike Moore

Gary Lovell

Rick Wyatt

Tandy Steward

Alvin Russelburg

William “Bill” Rose

Nadine Thomas

The Sturgis City Council candidates are:

Dr. Jeremy Baker

Dr. Kate Baker

Doug Rodgers

Charles Short

Russell “Nicky” Holeman

Mike Cowan

Pete Brown

DeDe McPeake

Current Councilman Dr. Kember Heine did not file for reelection.

Uniontown City Council candidates:

Joey Coney

Joe Coker

Junior Hargrove

Eric Willett

Michael Brown

Jeremy Millikan

And former Uniontown Police Chief and current mayor of Uniontown, Thomas “Buster” Byrd filed to run for the mayor’s seat for a full term.

According to the Union County Clerk’s Office, no candidates filed to serve on Waverly City Council.

The candidates that filed for the Union County Board of Education are as follows:

District 1 – Current board chairperson Jennifer Buckman

District 3 – Drennan Cowan

District 5 – Donnie Gatten

District 3 school board member Lynda Jackson and District 5 board member James Ricketts, both of whom have served since 2009, did not file seeking reelection.

The Union County Conservation Board candidates are as follows:

Tommy Rudd

Jeremiah Jones

Carrie Stenger

Benjamin Dossett

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