Deadline for election filing moved to Feb. 1 to to

Those wanting to run for county positions still have a chance. According to Republican Chairman Mary Kay Phelan, the previous deadline for entries on December 12, 2011 has been moved to February 1, 2012. Running for Hutchinson County Sheriff is Mickey Blackmon, Don Johnson, and James Qualls. Carrie Kimmel has filed to run for Tax Assessor/ Collector, Mike Milner for County Attorney, Larry Coffman for Commissioner- Precinct One. And S.T. “Red” Isbell, Jr. and Nathan Sargent for Commissioner- Precinct Three. Running for Constable – Precinct One is Kendell McWilliams. Ron Comer is running for Constable – Precinct Two. William D. “Bill” Smith is running for District Judge - 84th Judicial District. Mary Kay Phelan is running for County Republican Party Chairman and John Curnutt is running for County Democratic Party Chairman. Elections have also been moved to a later date. Instead of March 6, 2012, elections will be held on April 3, 2012. Those wanting to run can contact Mary Kay at 273-9926 or 275-2702.