Area candidates file for 2014 elections

Six candidates have filed to run for offices around Boonville since filing began on Tuesday.
Boonville Mayor Julie Thacher told the Boonville City Council on Monday she would not seek a second term.
Ward Four Councilman Morris Carter has decided to file to run for Mayor. Boonville Ward Three Councilman Ned Beach has filed to run for re-election while Dan Painter is running for the council as well. According to Boonville City Clerk Mary McAllister, the three individuals are currently running uncontested at this time.   
Three individuals are running for the Boonville R-1 School Board, which include Charlie Melkersman who is running for re-election, Richelle Kluck, who is also running for re-election and Dan Horst. Three seats are currently open for running.
Filing ends in January.