Five file as candidates for office with Republican Party

A total of five candidates have completed paper work for office with the Republican Party as filings for the March 3, 2020 General Primaries continue and the 6 p.m Monday, Dec. 9 deadline grows closer.

Republican Party County Chairman Charlie Wilson reported five office candidates and five precinct candidates have filed with her. Thus far, no Democratic Party candidates have filed for local office with County Chairman Lydia Carrascosa. For a listing of candidates, see the November 28 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.