Incumbents, Challengers File For Boards

Filing for the April 2015 elections opened Tuesday with limited activity.
In the City of Ava, incumbent aldermen Burrely Loftin, East Ward, and Billy Long, West Ward, filed for re-election. Also filing for West Ward alderman was Leon Harris.
Current West Ward Alderman David Norman has filed as a candidate for mayor.
In the Ava R-1 School District, Vernon Johnson, recently appointed to fill a vacancy on the board, has filed for a full term. Also filing for one of two regular three-year terms on the board is Vern Deatherage.