The filing period ended Friday for local municipal candidates.

Amity Alderman Positions
• Dora Lee Dean, Position1
• Robbie J. Hancock, Position 2
• Lisa Hinkle, Position 3
• Jason L. Mitchell, Positon 4
No one filed for the position of Recorder/Treasurer
Arkadelphia Director Positions
• Mark Overturf, Ward 2
• Scott Byrd, Ward 3
• Jason Jones, Ward 5
Caddy Valley Alderman Positions
• Stan Roberson, Ward 1 Position 1
• Brock Crawley, Ward 1 Positon 2
• Larry McClain, Ward 2 Position 1
• Allen Golden, Ward 2 Position 2
• Bill Ratliff, Ward 3 Position 1
• Donna Burton, Ward 2 Position 2
Deborah Roberson filed for the position of Recorder/Treasurer
Gum Springs Alderman Positions
• Meldene Ivory, Position 1
• Lonnie R. Garland, Position 2
• Charnita Jones Garland, Position 3
• Gloria Hill, Position 4
• Emma Winfield, Position 5
No one filed for the position of Recorder/Treasurer.
Gurdon Councilman Positions
• Kolby Harper, Ward 3
• Darlene Simpson, Ward 4
No one filed for the positions of Ward 1, Ward 2, Ward 5 and for the position of Recorder/Treasurer.
Don Childres filed for the position of City Marshall.
Okolona Alderman Positions
• Lorece (Sue) Muldrew, Position 4
• Francis Johnson, Position 5
No one filed for the positions of Recorder/Treasurer and Position 1
Whelen Springs Alderman Positions
• Stephanie Gray, Position 1
• Brittney Malcom, Position 2
• Dwight Malcom , Position 3
• Tracy Hooks, Position 4
No one filed for the positions of Recorder/Treasurer and Position 5.
The general election will be Tuesday, Nov. 8, while the deadline to register to vote will be Monday, Oct. 10. Early voting begins Monday, Oct. 24.