Deadline Thursday

This Thursday is the deadline for candidates wishing to seek any of the local offices on the November election.

Lenoir City, Greenback and Philadelphia city elections will be on the ballot as well as state officials. Jimmy Duncan, Jimmy Matlock and Kent Calfee. Duncan, Matlock and Calfee all have challengers.

Below is the most recent petition activity for the city races. Anyone wishing to seek office in any of these elections has till this Thursday, August 18th, 12:00 noon to file a qualifying petition.

Office Name Petition issued Date Returned 
City Of Greenback      
  Tom Peeler 6/13/2016  
Alderman (4)      
  Polly Evans 6/13/2016  
City of Lenoir City      
Mayor Tony R Aikens 5/20/2016 5/20/2016
  David Cole 5/23/2016  
City Councilman (3)      
  David Cole 5/23/2016  
  Bobby Johnson 5/20/2016 5/25/2016
  Monty Ross 5/20/2016 6/15/2016
  Steve Shoemaker 7/5/2016  
  Eddie Simpson 5/20/2016 5/20/2016
  Harry Wampler 5/20/2016 5/24/2016
City Recorder/Treasurer       
  James (Jim) W. Wilburn, III 5/20/2016 5/20/2016
City School Board(3)      
  Rick Chadwick 5/20/2016 5/23/2016
  Mitch Ledbetter 5/31/2016 7/6/2016
  Glenn Mc Nish 5/20/2016 6/6/2016
City of Philadelphia      
  Chris Miller 5/31/2016  
  Dana Parks 6/10/2016  
Alderman (4)      
  Jimmy Knox 6/24/2016  
  Keith Russell 5/31/2016