2018 Primary Election

Wednesday (11/08) was the first day that candidates could file for the 2018 primary elections.

The following candidates have filed with the Breckinridge County Clerk’s Office…

Maurice Lucas, Republican and Kevin Bruce Drane, Democrat- County Judge/Executive

Todd Pate, Democrat, William “Billy” Richardson, Republican, Chris Woosley, Republican & Jeff Hendrick, Republican, Terry W. Young, Republican – County Sheriff

Tara Pile Shrewsberry, Republican, Ernest Rutherford, Republican and Kyle Henderson, Democrat, Nick Peek, Republican- Jailer

James Henning, Democrat, Heath Eskridge, Republican- 1st District Magistrate

Larry Carman, Republican, Samuel W. Hanks, Democrat, Craig Eddie Lee, Democrat, Shane Beavin, Democrat, Leslie Gedling, Democrat,William Harvey Blair, Republican – 2nd District Magistrate

Gary Greenwell, Republican- 3rd District Magistrate

Ricky Lucas, Republican, Bobby K. Kennedy, Republican, David Albright, Democrat- 4th District Magistrate

Edwin Sam Moore, Republican, Bobby Armes, Repuiblican, Jon Eric Cottrell, Democrat- 5th District Magistrate

Tim Milburn, Republican, Kevin Scott Lucas, Republican, Vanessa Coomes, Republican- 6th District Magistrate

Jessie Heath, Republican, Leonard Macy, Jr., Republican, Bill Seelye, Republican, James Harlan Conley, Libertarian – 1st District Constable

Jacob B. Trimble, Republican, Robert W. French, Republican – 2nd District Constable

Frank Adkins, Democrat, Larry French, Democrat  – 3rd District Constable

Wayne Beauchamp, Republican – 4th District Constable

Anthony Whitfill, Republican- 5th District Constable

Lewis E. Carter, Independent; Richie Smiley, Republican – 6th District Constable

Adam Critchelow, Democrat – County Surveyor

Tim Bandy, Democrat – County Coroner

Jared Butler, Republican – County Clerk

Dana Bland, Democrat – PVA

Bradley S. Butler, Republican – Breckinridge County Attorney

Cindy M. Rhodes, Democrat – Breckinridge County Circuit Court Clerk


Willis Bosley has withdrawn his candidacy for the 4th District Magistrate


Also, Adam Scott Cart has filed with the Secretary of State’s office in Frankfort as a Democrat Candidate for Commonwealth Attorney in the 46th Judicial Circuit, which includes Breckinridge, Meade and Grayson Counties.

According to the Secretary of State’s Office, Zanda Myers of Leitchfield filed paperwork to run on Monday (11/13), following Steven Crebessa of Brandenburg, who filed his papers last Thursday (11/09). Both candidates are running for Division Two Judge in the 46th District, which includes Breckinridge, Meade, and Grayson Counties.


The filing deadline for the May primary is January 30th.