The statewide candidate filing period begins at 8 a.m. Wednesday, April 11th, said Cheryl Howard, Secretary of the Kay County Election Board.

Filing will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The deadline for filing as a candidate is 5 p.m. Friday, April 13th, no exceptions.

Candidates for state offices file with the Secretary of the State Election Board in Oklahoma City. Candidates for county offices file with the Secretary of the County Election Board.

Howard said that the following county offices will be filled this year:

Kay County Assessor, Kay County Treasurer, Kay County Commissioner’s District #1 and Kay County Commissioner District #3

For more election-related information, call the County Election Board at 580-362-2130, or visit www.elections.ok.gov.