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If you are interested in running for an elected office, contact our office for the qualifications a candidate must meet to hold the office you are seeking and the fees associated with the office that must be paid at the time of qualifying.

We cannot accept personal or campaign checks, the fees must be paid by cash, a bank certified check or a USPS Money Order.

Nominating petitions are available in our office. There are strict guidelines you must adhere to if you choose to use a nominating petition to waive your qualifying fees. We will be happy to go over those with you and answer any questions that we can.

If you have questions, feel free to contact one one of our Co-Directors of Elections

Jean Ann East

337-437-3558 Ext 123

Princella Ryan

337-437-3558 Ext 144


Qualifying for the March 25, 2017 and April 29, 2017 Elections

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Qualifying Hours are 8:30 am - 4:30 pm daily

Qualifying Fees for the March 25, 2017 Election Click here for offices and fees to qualify.

Qualifying Period Primary General

January 11-13, 2016 March 25, 2017 April 29, 2017

City of Lake Charles Mayor

Leon "Joe" Banks
Dana Carl Jackson
Chris Landry
Marshall Simein Jr.
Wilford Carter Sr.
Eligha Guillory Jr.
Nicholas "Nic" Hunter
Gary Monbelly

City of Lake Charles Council Member District A

Christopher "Coach" Archinard
Mary Morris
Cary A. Chavis
Kecee Lewis
"Ron" Richard

City of Lake Charles Council Member District B

Fantacee Brown
Luvertha August
Nicole J. Moncrief
Lionel "Sarge" Taylor
Lashawnda Bartie

City of Lake Charles Council Member District C

Priscilla Sam
Rodney Geyen
Randy L. Thibodeaux
Nadine Dunbar Gillis
Eric Doshier

City of Lake Charles Council Member District D

John Ieyoub

City of Lake Charles Council Member District E

Stuart Weatherford

City of Lake Charles Council Member District F

Johnnie Thibodeaux
Craig Marks
Kelvin "Dexter" Naylor, Sr.
Jerry Adams
Michael Cuba, Jr.
Rick McClain

City of Lake Charles Council Member District G

Mark Eckard
Khalid Taha

Town of Vinton Mayor

Kenneth O. Stinson
Chad Ivery Perry

Town of Vinton Police Chief

Ricky Fox
Laura Oliver
Michael "M. Tyler" Roach

Town of Vinton Council Member

Hubert "Gilly" Gaillard
Stephanie Hardy
Bliss Bujard
Richard "Fats" Huval
"B. B." Loyd
Paul Patin
Patrick Vice

City of Sulphur Council Member District 3

Melinda D. Hardy

City of Sulphur School Board District 12

Russell Castile

Last Updated Tuesday, January 13th, 2017 5:15 PM.

This information is unofficial until qualifying is closed.



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