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UKB Releases Official Candidate List for 2014 Election Cycle

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma’s Election Board has released the Official List of Candidates for the 2014 Election.  Nine district representatives will be elected and will serve two year terms beginning in January 2015. 

A special election for Assistant Chief will be held to fill the vacated office for the remainder of the four year term.  The office was vacated with the passing of the late Charles Locust.  The UKB Election will be held on Monday, November 3rd.  For more information, contact the UKB Election Board at 918-456-8421.

Candidates include:
CANADIAN DISTRICT: Eddie Sacks
COOWEESCOOWEE DISTRICT: Clifford Wofford
DELAWARE DISTRICT: Jerry Hansen and Adalene Smith
FLINT DISTRICT: Tom Duncan and Woodrow Proctor
GOINGSNAKE DISTRICT: William Christie and Marcella Foreman
ILLINOIS DISTRICT: Peggy Girty
SALINE DISTRICT: Charles Smoke
SEQUOYAH DISTRICT: Barry Dotson and George McCoy
TAHLEQUAH DISTRICT: Betty Holcomb, Anile Locust, James Reese, and JC Wilson
ASSISTANT CHIEF: Susan Adair, Elizabeth Bird, Joe Bunch, and Dallas Proctor

United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma.