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The books closed at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday for candidates to file for open positions in the 2020 Election, which included all eleven Justice of the Peace Districts, all constable positions, Mena School Board Positions 1 and 2, Ouachita River School Board Zone 6, and Cossatot River School Board Zone 2 and 4.

 

Contested races will include:

 

Justice of the Peace District 3 Harold Coogan (I) and the incumbent will face Levi Ellison (R)

 

Justice of the Peace District 5 Troy Lunsford (I) and the incumbent will face Russell Scott Kiersey (R)

 

Constable Eagle Township will be a three way race between Ray Hagler (R), Jimmy Titsworh (I), and Brett Ham (I)

 

Constable Potter Township will be a two way race between James Richardson (I) and Eddie Price (I)

 

Mena School Board Position I Todd Aynes (I) the incumbent will face Brandyn Gortemiller (I)

 

Mena School Board Position 2 Robert "Robby" Hines (I) the incumbent will face Calvin Cummings (I).

 

Running for re-election uncontested will be:

 

Chris Daniel Justice of the Peace District 1

 

Jimmy D. Neugent Justice of the Peace District 2

 

Margarett Elizabeth "Margo" Kimp Justice of the Peace District 4

 

Terry Terrell Justice of the Peace District 6

 

Lana Philpot Ouachita River School Board Zone 6

 

Joshua N. Tadlock Cossatot River School Board Zone 2

 

Nick Strother Cossatot River School Board Zone 4.

 

Tommy Floyd Justice of the Peace District 7

 

Terry Scott Justice of the Peace District 8

 

Mitchell Tidwell Justice of the Peace District 10

 

Tawana Gilbert Justice of the Peace District 11

 

Gene Hendrix Constable Gap Springs Township

 

Kristopher Lyle Constable Acorn/Rich Mountain Township 

 

Don "Cloud" Davis Constable Mountain Township.

 

Non incumbents running without opposition include:

 

Robert Hutcheson Constable Center Township

 

Bradley Garner Constable Fulton Township

 

Brad Frachiseur Constable White Township

 

The Primary Election will be March 3, 2020 and the General Election will be November 3, 2020.

 

11-12-19 12:38 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

 

 

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