Candidates file for school and city positions


Monday, December 13, 2021 - Candidates for the Board of Education in twelve Sequoyah County school districts and two Sallisaw municipal positions have filed Declarations of Candidacy.


The Declarations of Candidacy have been accepted for the following offices:


CITY OF SALLISAW (WARD #1)

Ward #1 Ronnie Lowe and Julie Oliver

CITY OF SALLISAW (WARD # 3)

Ward #3 Julian Mendiola


BELFONTE C-50 School District, Office No. #2 (3 yrs) Keith Neighbors

BRUSHY C-36 School District Office No. #2 (3 yrs) David L. Philpot

CENTRAL I-7 School District Office #2 (5 yrs) Damon Tucker

GANS I-4 School District Office No. #2 (5 yrs) Brian Edwards

GORE I-6 School District Office No. #2 (5 yrs) Bradford Montgomery and Jeremiah Perryman

LIBERTY C-1 School District Office No. #2 (3 yrs) Cody Hyde

MARBLE CITY C-35 School District Office No. #3 (3 yrs) Reba Rodgers

MOFFETT C-68 School District Office No. #2 (3 yrs) Sylvester Carolina

MULDROW I-3 School District Office No. #2 (5 yrs) William Rhodes

ROLAND I-5 School District Office No. #2 (5 yrs) Utah C. Everett

SALLISAW I-1 School District Office No. #2 (5 yrs) Frank Sullivan, III

VIAN I-2 School District Office No. #2 (5 yrs) Joe Paul Simon

BRAGGS I-46 School District Office No. #2 (5 yrs) Jason Fullen, Danny Bell, Alicia Beasley


A primary election will be held Tuesday, February 8, if more than two candidates file for the same vacant board of education position. If one candidate receives more than 50% of the votes, that candidate will be named the elected official. If no candidate receives more than 50% of the votes, the two candidates receiving the highest number of votes will vie for the vacant position during the Board of Education General Election on April 5, 2022.


If only two candidates file for the same vacant board of education position, those two candidates’ names will appear on the general election ballot on April 1.


The Sequoyah County Election Board is located at 110 E Creek Ave. and is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.



Lindsie Dyer, Staff Writer


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