A candidate has filed for an open position on the Chapman USD 473 Board of Education.

Jerry Wright filed Friday, April 26 for the District 2, Position 2 position on the school board, according to Dickinson County Clerk/Election Officer Barb Jones. Incumbent Lara Strauss currently holds the position.

Four total positions are open on the Chapman school board. The others are District 1 held by incumbent Mitch Langvardt; Position 3 held by incumbent Brian Rock and the Member At Large position held by incumbent Todd A. Frieze.

The filing deadline for open positions on various city councils, all school boards and Abilene and Herington hospital boards is noon on Monday, June 3. That’s also the withdrawal date in case anyone who filed changes his or her mind.

The filing fee is $20 for all positions. All filings must be done at the Dickinson County Clerk’s office in the courthouse in Abilene, located at 109 E. First St.

Contact Kathy Hageman at reporter@abilene-rc.com.

Contact Tim Horan at editor@abilene-rc.com.

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