One Qualifies for Property Assessor; School Board Petitions Accepted Through April 2nd

Fentress County Administrator of Elections Joey Williams had announced that there will only be one candidate for Property Assessor this year, that being the current incumbent, Melynda Sullivan. 

This year was the first in Fentress County in which a Republican Primary was held for county-wide offices, and Property Assessor is the only such office on the ballot this year. The deadlines for qualification for both the Republican primary, and to run as an independent candidate were the same. No candidates qualified for the primary, and only one candidate, current property assessor Melynda Sullivan, qualified to run as an independent, meaning that Sullivan will run unopposed in this year’s election.

Read full story in this weeks Fentress Coureir.