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2014-01-29 / Front Page
Blount County qualifiers to date for local and legislative offices
The chart below shows candidates who have qualified as of Tuesday, Jan. 28, to run for county offices and legislative offices affecting Blount County. No new candidates qualified this week for local office. All those shown are Republicans. No Democratic candidates have yet qualified to run for any Blount County office. The deadline for qualifying for both parties is Feb. 7.
Sheriff (I) Loyd Arrington
Commissioner, District 1 (I) Allen Armstrong
Commissioner, District 3 (I) Dean Calvert Patrick Bryant Pat Hyde
Revenue Commissioner (I) Gregg Armstrong Ann Self
Blount County Board of Education, District 3 (Susan Moore) (I) Bruce McAfee
Coroner No qualifiers
State Representative, District 11 (I) Randall Shedd
State Representative, District 13 (I) Bill Roberts
State Representative, District 27 Will Ainsworth
State Representative, District 34 (I) David Standridge
State Senator, District 9 No qualifiers
As information, the chart below shows annual salaries and qualifying fees for each county office in the election.
Office Salary Fee
Sheriff $58,795 $1,175.90
County commissioner $35,000 $700
Revenue commissioner $68,910.14 $1,378.20
Coroner $12,120 $242.40
Board of Education $7,200 $144