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Lincoln County Election Brochure - 2022

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Dates:

July 15 - July 30, 2022

Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday 8am - Noon

Location:

Ralph Hastings Building
208 Davidson Dr. E. Room 106
Fayetteville, TN 37334

OFFICES TO BE ELECTED IN 2022
 

STATE PRIMARY:

GOVERNOR
(4 YEAR TERM)
UNITED STATES REPRESENTATIVE:
4TH CONGRESSIONAL
(2 YEAR TERM)
STATE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES:
62 AND 70
(2 YEAR TERM)
STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEEMAN
(4 YEAR TERM)
STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEEWOMAN
(4 YEAR TERM)


COUNTY GENERAL:

CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE:
PART 1 & PART 2
(8 YEAR TERM)
CHANCELLOR
(8 YEAR TERM)
DISTRICT ATTORNEY GENERAL
(8 YEAR TERM)
PUBLIC DEFENDER
(8 YEAR TERM)
COUNTY MAYOR
(4 YEAR TERM)
COUNTY COMMISSIONERS:
DISTRICTS 1-8
(4 YEAR TERM)
COUNTY TRUSTEE
(4 YEAR TERM)
GENERAL SESSIONS JUDGE
(8 YEAR TERM)
SHERIFF
(4 YEAR TERM)
CIRCUIT COURT CLERK
(4 YEAR TERM)
COUNTY CLERK
(4 YEAR TERM)
REGISTER OF DEEDS
(4 YEAR TERM)
ROAD SUPERINTENDENT
(4 YEAR TERM)
SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS:
DISTRICTS 1,3,5,7
(4 YEAR TERM)


TOWN OF PETERSBURG ALDERMEN:

2 FULL TERM POSITIONS OPEN
(4 YEAR TERM)
List of Candidates for 8/4/22
 

STATE GENERAL:

GOVERNOR
(4 YEAR TERM)
UNITED STATES REPRESENTATIVE: 4TH CONGRESSIONAL
(2 YEAR TERM)
STATE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: 62 AND 70
(2 YEAR TERM)


CITY OF FAYETTEVILLE:

MAYOR
(4 YEAR TERM)
ALDERMEN:
JEFF ALDER, DONNA HARTMAN, DOROTHY SMALL  
(4 YEAR TERM)
SCHOOL BOARD:
MARK CLARK, JENNIFER MURDOCK, JEFFREY A WHITMORE
(4 YEAR TERM)


TOWN OF ARDMORE:

MAYOR AND THREE ALDERMAN POSITIONS
 

Candidate Information

IMPORTANT DATES FOR
AUGUST 4, 2022 ELECTION

 

ABSENTEE/BY MAIL VOTING:
MILITARY/OVERSEAS
2-6-502 (c)
JANUARY 1, 2022 – JULY 28, 2022
FIRST DAY TO ISSUE PETITION FOR COUNTY GENERAL
2-5-102(b) (5)
(Because of reapportionment Coordinator of Elections may delay the earliest date on which petitions may be issued)
FEBRUARY 7, 2022
SHERIFF POST CERTIFICATION
8-8-102
MARCH 24, 2022
ROAD SUPERINTENDENT THOCB CERTIFICATION
54-7-104
MARCH 24, 2022
QUALIFYING DEADLINE:
2-5-101(a) (2)
APRIL 7, 2022; 12:00 NOON
WITHDRAWAL DEADLINE:
2-5-204(b) (1)
APRIL 14, 2022; 12:00 NOON
ABSENTEE/BY MAIL VOTING:
REQUEST  2-6-202(a)
MAY 6, 2022 - JULY 28, 2022 
WRITE-IN ROAD SUPERINTENDENT THOCB CERTIFICATION:
54-7-104
 JUNE, 1, 2022
WRITE-IN DEADLINE:
2-7-133(i) AND 2-8-113(c)
 JUNE 15, 2022; 12:00 NOON
REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
2-2-109(a)
 JULY 5, 2022
EARLY VOTING:
2-6-102 (a) (1)
 JULY 15 - JULY 30, 2022
WRITE-IN WITHDRAWAL DEADLINE:
2-7-133(i) AND 2-8-113(c)
JULY 30, 2022


CAMPAIGN FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE REPORTS FOR AUGUST 4, 2022

IF A CANDIDATE IS SEEKING AN OFFICE FOR WHICH SERVICE IS PART-TIME, COMPENSATION IS LESS THAN $1,000 A MONTH AND THE CANDIDATE DOES NOT SPEND MORE THAN $1,000 TO GET ELECTED TO OFFICE, THE CANDIDATE IS NOT REQUIRED TO FILE CAMPAIGN FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS, UNLESS THE OFFICE SOUGHT IS A CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE. HOWEVER, THE CANDIDATE MUST FILE A STATEMENT OF INTEREST.
STATEMENT OF INTEREST:  
MAY 9, 2022
APPOINTMENT OF TREASURER:
BEFORE ANY MONEY SPENT OR RECEIVED
1ST QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
If this is your first report, it will begin with the date of the first contribution or first expenditure, whichever occurred earlier, and extend through March 31, 2022
DUE: APRIL 11, 2022
2ND QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
Period covered: April 1, 2022- June 30, 2022
DUE: JULY 11, 2022
PRE-GENERAL FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
Period covered: July 1, 2022 – July 25, 2022
DUE: JULY 28, 2022
3RD QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
Period covered: July 26, 2022 – September 30, 2022
DUE: OCTOBER 11, 2022
4TH QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
This report is filed by candidates with open campaign accounts.
Period covered: October 1, 2022 – January 15, 2023
JANUARY 25, 2023

IMPORTANT DATES FOR
NOVEMBER 8, 2022 ELECTION

 

ABSENTEE/BY MAIL VOTING:
MILITARY/OVERSEAS
2-6-502 (c)
JANUARY 1, 2022 – NOVEMBER 1, 2022
FIRST DAY TO ISSUE PETITION FOR FAYETTEVILLE CITY
2-5-102(b) (5)
JUNE 20, 2022
QUALIFYING DEADLINE:
2-5-101(a) (2)
AUGUST 18, 2022; 12:00 NOON
WITHDRAWAL DEADLINE:
2-5-204(b) (1)
AUGUST 25, 2022; 12:00 NOON
ABSENTEE/BY MAIL VOTING:
REQUEST 2-6-202(a)
AUGUST 10, 2022 – NOVEMBER 1, 2022
WRITE-IN DEADLINE:
2-7-133(i) 
SEPTEMBER 19, 2022; 12:00 NOON
REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
2-2-109(a)
OCTOBER 11, 2022
EARLY VOTING:
2-6-102 (a) (1)
OCTOBER 19 – NOVEMBER 3, 2022
WRITE-IN WITHDRAWAL DEADLINE:
2-7-133(i) 
NOVEMBER 3, 2022


CAMPAGIN FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE REPORTS FOR NOV. 8, 2022

IF A CANDIDATE IS SEEKING AN OFFICE FOR WHICH SERVICE IS PART-TIME, COMPENSATION IS LESS THAN $1,000 A MONTH AND THE CANDIDATE DOES NOT SPEND MORE THAN $1,000 TO GET ELECTED TO OFFICE, THE CANDIDATE IS NOT REQUIRED TO FILE CAMPAIGN FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS, UNLESS THE OFFICE SOUGHT IS A CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE. HOWEVER, THE CANDIDATE MUST FILE A STATEMENT OF INTEREST.
STATEMENT OF INTEREST:  
SEPTEMBER 19, 2022
APPOINTMENT OF TREASURER:
BEFORE ANY MONEY SPENT OR RECEIVED
1ST QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
If this is your first report, it will begin with the date of the first contribution or first expenditure, whichever occurred earlier, and extend through March 31, 2022
DUE: APRIL 11, 2022
2ND QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
If this is your first report, it will begin with the date of the first contribution or first expenditure, whichever occurred earlier, and extend through June 30, 2022
DUE: JULY 11, 2022
3RD QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
If this is your first report, it will begin with the date of the first contribution or first expenditure, whichever occurred earlier, and extend through September 30, 2022
DUE: OCTOBER 11, 2022
PRE-GENERAL FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
If this is your first report, it will begin with the date of the first contribution or first expenditure, whichever occurred earlier, and extend through September 30, 2022
DUE: NOVEMBER 1, 202
4TH QUARTER FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:
This report is filed by candidates with open campaign accounts.
    Period covered: October 1, 2022 – January 15, 2023
JANUARY 25, 2023
 

Election Commission
 

Administrator of Elections:
Shelia Allen
208 Davidson Street East, Room 106, Fayetteville, Tennessee 37334
(931) 433-6220 • FAX: (931) 433-9308
Email: election@lincolncountytn.gov
Hours: Monday - Friday • 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Employees

Melissa Beddingfield
Beth Bryan

Machine Technicians

Bobby Driesner
Micky Lawson

Election Commission

Dan Long, Chairman
Joan Massey, Secretary
Karen Avilla, Member
Dale Thomas, Member
Eddie Wilson, Member
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