A number of folks registered to run for office in Watauga County last week.
The Watauga Board of Elections says Tim Futurelle has filed to run for Boone Mayor, Jon Dalton George and Virginia Nordman Roseman, Joan Ellen Brook and Edith Howell Tugman have filed to run for Boone town council.
In Blowing Rock, Charlie Sellers has filed to run for mayor, and Pier Ambrose Gherini Jr has filed to run for town council.
In Beech Mountain, J Wiedner Abernathy, and Erin Marie Gonyea filed to run for town council.
Candidate filing is open until noon July 16.