Three Democrats filed to run for office in the City of Knox on the first day of filing Wednesday. Mayor Dennis Estok and District 3 City Council Member Jeff V. Berg both filed for reelection, according to the Starke County Clerk’s Office, while Colleen A. Hodge filed to run for clerk-treasurer. Incumbent Jeff Houston is not seeking another term.
Meanwhile, the Pulaski County Clerk’s Office reports that no one had filed for the open town council and clerk-treasurer positions in Medaryville and Monterey, as of Wednesday afternoon. Candidate filing continues until February 8.