Candidate filing period to open Jan. 8

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PERRY COUNTY – Perry County Clerk Jean Schulthise reminds potential candidates that Jan. 8 is the first day to file for elected office in her office.

The 2014 primary-election filing period will continue until noon  Feb. 7.  A new requirement will go into effect Jan 1, Schulthise said. Along with their declarations of candidacy, each candidate must file a statement of economic interests.  

The clerk’s office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Anyone with questions may call the clerk’s office at 547-3741.