ADA — A vacancy exists in Pickens District, Seat 2 of the Chickasaw Tribal Legislature due to the death of Mitch Sperry. Upon request of the Chickasaw Tribal Legislature, Governor Anoatubby will call a Special Election.

Listed below is a tentative Special Election schedule:

Feb. 1-3: Candidate filing period – Candidates must file with the election secretary in the Election Office located at 520 East Arlington in Ada. Candidates should bring a bio/resume’ and photo when filing.

Feb. 17: Ballots will be mailed to all qualified voters in the Pickens District.

For more information, contact the Chickasaw Nation Election Secretary at 1-888-661-0137.