New Albany News

Nov. 5 election

Six to run for three school board seats

Six people will run Nov. 5 for the three seats on the New Albany-Plain Local school board, according to the Franklin County Board of Elections.

Incumbents Laura Kohler and Natalie Matt are running for second terms, but Cheri Lehmann said July 22 she would not seek re-election.

The other four candidates who filed petitions to run on the Nov. 5 ballot are: Chris Lopez, John McClelland, Todd Wielinski and Joanne Williams.

School board terms are four years.

The deadline for candidates to file petitions for the November ballot was Aug. 7.

The filing deadline for write-in candidates is Aug. 26, according to the Franklin County Board of Elections website.

-- Lori Wince