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Democratic Primary candidates announced

Posted on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Democratic candidates for the May 1, 2018 Primary Election have been announced. The following candidates have submitted their paperwork to the Election Office and will have their names on the ballot. 

Circuit Clerk Court

Penny Smartt Sons

Crystal Stiefel

Constable District 1

Chris Boyd

Constable District 2

Phillip Rabbit Stephens

Constable District 3

Timothy R. King

County Clerk

Blake A. Sanders

Tammy Sholey

County Commissioner District 1

Mike Cordell

David Lockhart

County Commissioner District 2

Daniel T. Crabtree

Dennis Allen Jones

County Commissioner District 3

David Griswold

Don Hutcheson

Chris Rogers

County Mayor

Michael Brady

John Hargis

Register of Deeds

Gayle Vanhooser

Road Superintendent

Johnny Ray Fults

Hubert Dewayne Turkey Hargis


Clint Shrum


C. David Lockhart II

Tyler McCullough


The winner of each race in the Democratic Primary will move on to the August election.

The Grundy County Republican Party chose to forgo the Primary process and held a caucus in early February. The following Republican candidates will be placed on the August General Election ballot:

County Commission District 1
Danny Lusk

County Commission District 2
Gary Rooster Brewer
Kelly Gibbs

County Commission District 3
Marilyn Rodman

Grundy County Mayor
Iva Michelle Russell