Candidates for the Board of Education in Texas County school districts file Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, December 2.
Danie Williams, Secretary of the Texas County Election Board, said the filing period ends at 5 p.m. Wednesday, December 4.
The Board of Education positions at stake will be filled at the Annual School Election scheduled February 11, 2014. If no candidate receives more than 50% of the total votes cast in this election, the two candidates receiving the highest number of votes will meet in an election on Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
Offices for which Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted at the County Election Board office include the following:
Hardesty School District---Office No. 2 & 4
Hooker School District-----Office No. 4
Goodwell School Distict----Office No. 4
Guymon School District-----Office No. 4
Straight School District---Office No. 2
Texhoma School District----Office No. 4
Optima School District-----Office No. 2
Tyrone School District-----Office No. 4
Yarbrough School District--Office No. 3 & 4