Municipal field set

The filing period for write-in candidates has closed for the Blackville Town Council election.
Council members Steve Jowers and Allen Harrison have declared their intention to run for re-election, and Councilman Russ Reed has decided not to seek re-election. Former Blackville-Hilda High School teacher Fred Orr filed as a write-in candidate.
The election is Nov. 5 and the ballot will look like this:
Voters will be asked to choose three people to fill the three at-large council seats. Jowers and Harrison will have their names on the ballot, but Orr's name will not be on the ballot. Those who want to vote for Orr will have to write his name in. The ballot will have three spaces where voters can write in a name.