Charles Fuqua, the chairman of the Independence County Republican Party, has released to White River Now the filing fees for candidates for local offices in the May 22 primary:
County Judge: $600
County Assessor: $400
County Treasurer: $400
Circuit Clerk: $400
County Clerk: $400
Justice of the Peace (Quorum Court): $75
County Committee Member: $25
County Coroner: $10
The chairman of the Independence County Democratic Party said recently the party does not charge candidates to run for office.
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