KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — Candidates interested in filing for seat on area school boards have just a few days to file candidacies with the Kosciusko County Clerk. The deadline for filing is noon Friday, Aug. 24.
Tippecanoe Valley, Triton, Wa-Nee, Wawasee, Warsaw and Whitko school corporations all have seats up for election in the general primary Nov. 6.
Candidates Who Have Filed
Candidates filing for any of the school district seats must reside in the district he/she is filing. Those candidates who have already filed his/her candidacy are listed below.
Tippecanoe Valley School Corp.
District 3 — Franklin Township (Kosciusko County) — Lacey Wise
District 4 — Henry Township (Fulton County) — Thomas J. (Tom) Bauters
District 5 — New Castle Township (Fulton County) — Craig A. Durkes
Triton School Corp.
District 1 — Tippecanoe Township (Marshall County) — No candidate has filed
District 2 — Etna Township (Kosciusko County) — Steven D. Stichter and Andrew L. Cook
District 4 — Town of Bourbon (Marshall County) — Kenneth Miller
Wa-Nee School Corp.
Candidate filings for the three seats up for election in Wa-Nee Community Schools are in township districts in Elkhart County.
Wawasee Community School Corp.
District 1 – Tippecanoe Township — Robert (Rob) Fisher
District 2 — Turkey Creek Township —Mary Lou Dixon and Steven Baut
District 3 — Van Buren and east Jefferson townships — Rebecca L. (Becky) Linnemeier
Warsaw Community School Corp.
District 1 — Wendy Fairchild and Keith E. Manuel
District 2 — Heather Reichenbach
District 5 — Jeremy Mullins
District 7 — Bradly Johnson
Whitko Community School Corp.
District 4 — Jackson, Monroe and Washington townships (Kosciusko County) — No candidate has filed
District 5 — Richard and Cleveland townships (Whitley County) — Scott Werstler