Alva School Board candidate contests filings of other two
Two will vie for Cherokee board
December 15, 2021
Three candidates have filed for Alva Board of Education Seat 2, according to the Woods County Election Board. Seat 2 is currently held by Jane McDermott who has filed for re-election. Lance Heaton and Ryan Beiswanger have also filed.
Filing was Monday-Wednesday, Dec. 6-8, but candidates could file a contest of candidacy before 5 p.m. on Friday.
Woods County Election Board Secretary Holly Blevins said McDermott has contested the candidacy of Heaton and Beiswanger. A hearing will be held Wednesday at the Woods County Courthouse to determine if either or both candidates will be removed from th...