Some contested races in local elections

December 06, 2018

A few local school board seats will be contested as the filing period ended Wednesday.

Of nine school districts, there are three contested races (Bray-Doyle, Central High and Velma-Alma).

For the City of Marlow, Ward I incumbent Joe Marcano has no challenger and no one filed for Ward IV.

The complete list:

Bray-Doyle Schools - Brian Bearce (incumbent), Jeffery Cox

Duncan Schools - Demetra Cox

Marlow Schools - Chad L. Choate

Central High Schools - Laurie Bethune (incumbent), Forest T Banks

Comanche Schools - James Peacock

Velma-Alma Schools - Casey Hays, Chance Jenkins, Jimmy Ray Sanner

Grandview Schools - Sandy Bowden

Red River Tech Center - Ricky Sanders

Empire Schools - Sheresa Patrick

City of Marlow - Joe Marcano - Ward I

no filings for Ward IV