No new candidates have filed for Cole County seats
Saturday, March 17, 2012
As of Friday, no new candidates had filed for races for Cole County offices up for election in November.
Seeking re-election are: County Assessor Chris Estes, Western District Commissioner Chris Wrigley, Eastern District Commissioner Jeff Hoelscher, Sheriff Greg White, Treasurer Eric Peters and Public Administrator Marilyn Schmutzler.
All are Republicans except Schmutzler, a Democrat.
Also filing was Republican Kris Scheperle, who has filed as a challenger to Wrigley for Western District commissioner.
Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beetem has also filed for re-election.
The last day to file is 5 p.m. March 27.