JAY, Okla. – Four candidates are vying to fill the seat of Delaware County Commissioner for District 3 vacated due to the death of Commissioner Martin Kirk.
The four candidates are:
• Roger Gatewood (R)
• Blake Bugs Stanley Jr. (R)
• Charlie Smith (D)
• David Beck (R)
A special primary is set for Feb. 8 and a Special General Election between Smith and the top Republican candidate is set for April 5, the Delaware County Election Board confirmed.
Kirk was Delaware County Commissioner for District No. 3 for the past seven years.