MIAMI – The Ottawa County Election Board reports the results of the candidate filing period which started Dec. 4 and ended at 5 p.m. on Dec. 6 for regularly scheduled elections for Feb. 13, 2018, are as the following:

Afton Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3 for a five-year term, Jeff Robinson

Seat No. 2 for unexpired four-year term, Brandon Kurt Fletcher

Commerce Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3 for a five-year-term, Emily Burkeybile

Seat No. 5 for unexpired two-year term, Misty Hailey

Fairland Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3, for a five-year term, Chuck Stotts

Miami Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3 for a five-year term, Mark Folks

Quapaw Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3 for a five -year term, John Jennings

Turkey Ford Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3 for a three -year term, Deidra Diane Cook

Wyandotte Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3 for a five-year term, Eric Lofland

Other filings in counties and seats of interest:

Welch Public Schools Board:

Seat No. 3 for a five-year term, Cathey Forrest, Rowdy Layton, and Shannon Walker

Northeastern Technology Center:

Seat No. 3, Johnny Max Long

Those candidates filing for seats running unopposed will take office on Feb. 13, 2018. The only seat now running opposed is Seat No. 3 of the Welch Public Schools Board which will be decided by election on Feb 13, 2018, in Craig County.

There were no propositions filed by any school board in this election cycle.