LAWRENCE COUNTY - JANUARY 11, 2024 - The first day of filing for county offices, precinct committee members and state convention delegates began on Wednesday morning.
There was a total of 16 candidates lined up to file for their respective offices at 8:00 am. at Lawrence County Voter registration.
Photo: Lawrence County Commissioner Dustin Gabhart and Wally Branham will seek another term, Penny Cobb has filed for Lawrence County Treasure, and Chase Cummings has filed for Precinct Committeemen for Marshal Township and State Delegate
Photo: Dustin Gabhart and Wally Branham files for another term as Lawrence County Commissioner in District 2 and 3
Here is a list of county offices on this year's ballot:
Lawrence County Auditor
Lawrence County Clerk
Lawrence County Coroner
Lawrence County Recorder
Lawrence County Surveyor
Lawrence County Treasurer
Lawrence County Superior Court I Judge
Lawrence County Commissioners District 2 and 3
Lawrence County At - Large (three seats)
Candidates can file for delegates to the State Party and precinct committee members.
Photo: Jeff Mcknight will challenge Dustin Gabhart in the Lawrence County Commissioner District 2 in this year's election
SCHOOL BOAD RACES
The school board candidates cannot file until August with three City of Bedford seats and District 4 are up for election in the North Lawrence Community School Board.
Mitchell Community Board District 1, 2, and 3 are on the ballot this election cycle.
Photo: Rick Butterfield and Julie Chase will seek another term as Lawrence County At- Large seats
At this time the only candidate filings were Republican candidates. There are 40 precinct committee slots to be filled by election or appointment by the party chairman.
Photo: Brian Skillman files for Lawrence County Council At-Large seat
Here is a list of filings in their order of their filing:
Dustin Gabhart - Lawrence County Commissioner District 2 and Marion Township Precinct Committee
Wallace Branham - Lawrence County Commissioner District 3
Penny Cobb - Lawrence County Treasurer
Chase Cummings - Republican Precinct Committee for Marshall Township and Republican State Delegate
Jessica Allen - Lawrence County Recorder
Travis Sanders - Precinct Committee member and Republican State Delegate
Julie Blackwell Chase - Lawrence County Council At - Large
Rick Butterfield - Lawrence County At - Large
Andrew Rusch - Precinct Committee and Republican State Delegate
Brian Skillman - Lawrence County At - Large and precinct committee
Corey Allen - Lawrence County Surveyor
Jeff Mcknight - Lawrence County Commissioner District 2
Scott Smith - Lawrence County Council At - Large
Kenna Hodges - Precinct Committee Shawswick Township District 13
Elizabeth Freeman Cammock - Lawrence County Coroner
David Holmes - Lawrence County Council At - Large
Paula Stewart - Lawrence County Auditor and Bono Township Precinct Committee
Sam Bond - State Convention Delegate
Brad Bough - State Convention Delegate
Jeff Lytton - State Convention Delegate
Martha Arnold Turner - Lawrence County Auditor
Amy Voorhies - Lawrence County Clerk
Christopher Noel - Marshall Township Precinct Commitee
Janie " Craig" Chenault - State Delegate
Photo: Scott Smith who has previously served as Lawrence County Councilman would like to serve again
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