Qualifying opens today
St. Martinville – Qualifying opened Wednesday, July 9, for various political offices up for election Oct. 4, Clerk of Court Allen Blanchard announced.
Qualifying will continue through Friday, July 11, for the offices of district judge, district attorney, Breaux Bridge City Court judge and marshal, and various justices of the pice and constables.
Qualifying fees can be paid at the clerk's office between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. On Friday, the office will stay open until 5 p.m. for qualifying.
Fees must be paid in cash or by money order.