Kingfisher recall election, school district races included in Feb. 11 election

Kingfisher Mayor Jack Stuteville will face two other candidates in a recall vote during Tuesday's election. That election is one of several scheduled Tuesday throughout the Oklahoma City metro area.
by Silas Allen Published: February 9, 2014
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Kingfisher Mayor Jack Stuteville will face two other candidates in a recall vote during Tuesday's election.

That election is one of several scheduled Tuesday throughout the Oklahoma City metro area.

A group of Kingfisher residents, upset with the firing of Kingfisher Fire Chief Randy Poindexter, filed a recall petition against Stuteville in October.

Stuteville's name will appear on Tuesday's ballot along with challengers Steve Richards and Dawn Terrell.

Voters statewide will see a number of school board and bond issues on ballots. In Oklahoma City, Ron Millican, the current District 7 school board member, faces Wilfredo Santos-Rivera, who formerly held the seat. Millican, a former assistant superintendent in the Midwest City-Del City School District, defeated Santos-Rivera for the seat four years ago.

Board member Ruth Veales is running unopposed for the district's other open seat.

Voters in the Midwest City-Del City School District will consider two bond issues. The first, a $10 million bond package, would fund security improvements at sites around the district. District officials hope to place security vestibules, electronic access controls and security cameras at most schools.


by Silas Allen
General Assignment/Breaking News Reporter
Silas Allen is a news reporter for The Oklahoman. He is a Missouri native and a 2008 graduate of the University of Missouri.
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