The Jefferson County Republican Committee has approved the following 2018 filing fees:County Judge, Sheriff, Assessor, County and Circuit Clerks, Tax Collector, Coroner, and Surveyor - $300 for four-year termJustice of the Peace - $100Constable - $50All Pine Bluff Municipal Offices - $50Jefferson County Republican Committee - $25

The party filing period begins at noon on Thursday, Feb.22, 2018, and ends at noon on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

The Republican Party Preferential Primary Election will be held on May 22, 2018.

Candidates must furnish written evidence of payment of all party filing fees and of the filing of all party pledges to the County Clerk. Republican candidates may contact Jefferson County Committee Secretary Jan Adam (870. 565-6500) to obtain necessary forms and make arrangements to pay filing fees.

Persons desiring to join or renew their county committee membership can do so at the county committee meeting on Thursday, Feb. 22 at Larry’s Pizza on Dollarway Road in White Hall (across from the post office) beginning at 6 PM. Forms and a notary will be available.