Local candidates have until Tuesday to file


People seeking to become candidates for elected office in Greencastle and Antrim Township have until 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, to circulate and file nominating petitions. The forms are due at the Franklin County Commissioners Office, 14 N. Main St., Chambersburg.

Vacancies exist in several positions. The terms of the following people expire at the end of the year - Greencastle Mayor, Robert Eberly, 4 years; Greencastle Borough Council, Harry Foley, Charles Eckstine, Matt Smith, Craig Myers, 4 years; Greencastle Tax Collector, Barbara Bock, 4 years; Antrim Township Board of Supervisors, Rick Baer, 6 years; Antrim Township Auditor, Brian Kirkpatrick, 6 years, and balance of Malcolm Neikirk term, 2 years; Antrim Township Tax Collector, Sue Myers, 4 years; and Greencastle-Antrim School District school board members, Joel Fridgen, William Thorne, Brian Hissong and Mike Shindle, 4 years.

For more information, call the commissioner's office at 261-3810.