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2024 Primary Election – March 19, 2024


Petitions are available for the following offices:

  • State Representative (96th District)
  • County Commissioner-2 (Terms Commencing 1-2-25 and 1-3-25)
  • Prosecuting Attorney
  • Clerk of Court of Common Pleas
  • Sheriff
  • County Recorder
  • County Treasurer
  • County Engineer
  • Coroner

Forms are also available for Member of the Democratic and Republican County Central Committee.

The deadline for filing Declaration of Candidacy Petitions/Forms and Local Questions and Issues is December 20, 2023, by 4 p.m.

The deadline to file as a Write-In Candidate for the offices listed above is January 8, 2024, by 4 p.m.

The deadline for filing Nominating Petitions for Independent Candidates is March 18, 2024, by 4 p.m.


If you have moved or changed your name, make sure you have updated your records with our office. If in doubt that your name or address has been updated, call our office at (740) 283-8522.

The last day to register or update your registration to vote in the Primary Election is February 20, 2024. The Board of Election’s office will be open that day until 9:00 PM.


Absentee ballot request forms can be sent or requested beginning January 1, 2024, for the primary Election. Ballots will be mailed on February 21, 2024, for any valid absentee request forms received prior to February 20, 2024.

The deadline for absentee request forms to arrive at our office for a mailed ballot is March 12, 2024. Any request received after March 12, 2024, cannot be accepted.

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