The candidate filing period is now under way for local city and school board elections. The filing period began January 28 and runs through February 27. Election day will be Saturday, May 9.
City of Dickens
The City of Dickens will elect a mayor and two at-large city council positions. There will also be a special election to fill one year of an unexpired term. David Warren currently serves as Mayor, and Leanora Houwen and Marie Mullins currently hold the two council seats. Dillon Hale is currently fulfilling the unexpired term. Candidates may file at Dickens City Hall Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.