By Evamarie Socha
The Daily Item
— LEWISBURG -- Throwing your hat in the ring? Today is the first day to circulate and file petitions for anyone running for office in Union County.
For the next three weeks, all potential candidates may pick up petitions and collect the signatures needed to get on the ballot. People have until close of business Tuesday, March 12, to return the completed petitions.
Petitions and all pertinent information are available at the Bureau of Elections at the Union County Government Center, 155 N. 15th St. in Lewisburg. For general information, call (570) 524-3891 or -8682, or go online to Union County Election Information: www.VoteUnionCounty.com