Candidates Rush To File For May Primary

first_imgLocal clerk’s offices have remained busy since the start of filing season. Political candidates have had over a week to file for the primary election in May.Several offices are up for election at the local and state level this year. The final day to file for political office is Friday, Feb. 7. As of Thursday morning, here is a list of candidates that have filed for office:Franklin CountyClerk of Circuit Court – Karla Bauman (R)Auditor – Stephen Brack (R)Assessor – Sharon Halcomb (D)County Commissioner – Scott McDonough (R)County Council District 1– Joe Sizemore (R)County Council District 3 – Jeff Koch (R)County Council District 4 – Carroll Lanning (D)Brookville Town Council Ward 2– Darrel Flashpohler (D)Sheriff – Kenneth Murphy (R);  Barry Bischoff (R);  John Roberts Jr. (R)Delegate: Charles RatzFor township trustees, Delbert Spurlock filed for Laurel and Sue Waechter filed for Ray Township. Three have filed so far for Democratic party precinct committeemen including, Bess Edwards, Brookville 1; Karen Hodapp, Fairfield; and Delbert Spurlock, Laurel.Ripley CountyAs of Thursday morning, 26 people have  officially filed for office:Auditor- Bill Wagner (R)Assessor – Shawna Bushhorn (R)County Commissioner – Bill Flannery (R); Robert Linville (R)County Council – Ron Decker (R); Dephane Smith (R); William DramannOsgood Council – Linda Krinop (R); Norman Kappes (D)Sheriff – Jeff Cumberworth (R); Tim Sutton (D); Joe Mann (R); Josh Thompson (R)Surveyor – Jeff French (R)Delegates: Ginger Bradford, William Bradford, Sue French, Jeff French.For trustees, Cynthia Melton for Otter Creek and Ray Tucker for Otter Creek advisory board; Donna Linville filed for Center Township; and Janice Linkmeyer, Edwena Matthews and Kenneth Copeland filed for Brown Township. For precinct committeemen, Alberta Doll and David Chandler filed for Democrats.Those running for judge, prosecutor,  state senator or representative must file through the state of Indiana. Ryan King filed for Ripley County Circuit Judge and Ric Hertel filed for Ripley County Prosecutor. In addition, Randy Frye filed to run for another term as District 67 State Representative. Rising Sun Attorney Lane Siekman is also seeking a Democratic nomination to the 6th Congressional District currently held by Republican Luke Messer.last_img read more


first_imgUnder 8s training continues at 11 on Saturdays. Under 10s training continues on Tuesday and Friday evenings at 6pm. The under 13s will play Aodh Ruadh in the division 1 league on Friday evening at 6.30 in the banks.The under 14s played Naomh Columba in a friendly in the banks last Friday and played well despite missing a few regulars. Thanks to Naomh Columba for travelling for the game.The Seniors and Reserves are scheduled to be out in the Intermediate Championship this weekend. The Seniors are in Newtown for the second leg with a 6:30pm throw in. All support appreciated. Please see fixtures for Reserves. Congratulations to the under 16 girls who have qualified for the county division 1 semi-final. They will play Four Masters and looks likely to be Tuesday 6th September.There was a huge support from the area that travelled to Croke Park on Sunday last. While the end result may not have been what we had all hoped for it is a very positive improvement on the last few years and is early days towards a longer term plan. There will be more days out to come!!!!!The ladies have qualified for the league final against Milford has been fixed for September 4th – as a curtain raiser to the Junior Championship final. Training continues on Tuesday and Thursday at 6pm at the Banks.The club are organising a fundraiser with a difference during October and November which should be good craic also. 20 homes will host a Come Dine With Me night by inviting friends and family to join them for a night of great food. All guests will meet up in Dannie Minnies that night where the night’s winners will be announced. Please see facebook and website for further details. C.L.G. Dun na nGall have launched a major training fund draw which will take place at the end of August and all clubs are asked to participate and support. Tickets can be got from any member of the club committee with tickets priced at 10 euro or 3 tickets for 20 euro – first prize 5,000 euro.Lotto details for week 25th August; jackpot 2420 euro. No jackpot winner. There was two match 3 winners – Dan McGinty – Mulladubh, Hugh Carlin Min Na Leice. Numbers were 4-9-10-17.Check out our club website www.naomhmhuire.ieGAA NOTES: NAOMH MHUIRE was last modified: August 30th, 2011 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:NAOMH MHUIRE GAA NOTESlast_img read more