More incumbents have joined the list of candidates for the March 6 2018 party primaries.
Filing will continue through Dec. 11 with the respective party chairmen. Candidates also will file their campaign treasurer designation and fair practice paperwork with the county elections administrator.
Mari-Kathryn Braswell, chairman of the county Republican Party, said as of Monday 11 candidates have filed for local races.
Tony Desmuke, chairman of the county Democratic party, said Monday there had been no county race filings.
Within Montague County there will be eight offices up for election: District clerk, county judge, clerk, treasurer, precinct two and four commissioners and justice of the peace in precincts one and two.
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