Candidate filing begins

December 2, 2019 | Headlines

NEWKIRK — Candidate filing for Ponca City Commissioner Wards No. 1 and 3, Blackwell mayor,  and school board seats across the county is underway at the election board.

As of noon, those who have filed are: Lanita Chapman, Ponca City Commissioner Ward No. 1 incumbent; Shasta Scott, Ponca City Commissioner Ward No. 3 incumbent; Gay Norris, Pioneer Technology Center District No. 13 incumbent; Susan Rhea, Newkirk Public School Office No. 5 incumbent; Don Nuzum, Ponca City School office No. 5 incumbent, and Phil Green, Blackwell School Board Ward No. 5 incumbent.

Other seats that candidates can file for are: Kildare School office No. 2; Peckham School office No. 3, and Tonkawa school office No. 5. Filing ends Wednesday at 5 p.m.