TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Time is up to file for the Vigo County Council.
Candidates had until the close of business Friday to submit their names for the seat left vacant when 3rd District Councilwoman Kathy Chalos Miller resigned.
Six candidates are in the running. Vicki Weger, George Reedy, C Dwayne Malone, Lisa Spence and Christopher Shober submitted the proper paperwork prior to the Friday deadline. Keith Linville submitted his name just before the 5pm deadline.
Democrat Party Chair Joe Etling says it will be up to 25 precinct committee chairs to pick the best person for the job.
The winner of the caucus will fill the seat through the end of the original term which is until the end of the year.
The cause is set for Monday the 16th at the Vigo County Democratic Party Headquarters. It is open to the public.