Asher candidate filing ends 5 p.m. July 21

The Shawnee News-Star

Candidates interested in filing for trustee of the Town of Asher can file Declarations of Candidacy until 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 21.

Pottawatomie County Election Board.

Patricia Carter, secretary of the Pottawatomie County Election Board, said Declaration of Candidacy forms must be completed and submitted to the county election board no later than 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 21. Carter reminds voters that Contests of Candidacy must be filed no later than Friday, July 23, and may only be filed by another candidate for that office, unless a candidate files unopposed.

Declaration of Candidacy forms can be downloaded from the state election board website at or by contacting the county election board office at 405-273-8376 or

The Pottawatomie County Election Board is located at 330 N. Broadway and is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays.