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 Jayton
The City of Jayton will elect a mayor and two at-large city councilmen. All are two-year terms. No candidates had filed at press time. Doyle Lee currently serves as mayor. Daryl Ham and Belle Branham currently hold the two city council positions. Candidates may file at Jayton City Hall, 271 Main Street.