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2018 Election Coverage

Time Left to Request an Absentee Ballot


Creek and Tulsa County Republicans have the first and final say on who will represent District 30 for the next two years. The June 26 primary will essentially act as the general election for District 30 state representative as there is no Democratic competitor.

Recent Election News

Know your candidate: Daniel DeLong

By Kayleigh Thesenvitz | June 13, 2018

Businessman and minister Daniel DeLong comes from a long line of Creek County residents.

Know your candidate: Carl Prescott

By Kayleigh Thesenvitz | June 12, 2018

Prescott, an employee of the City of Sapulpa, is running to be Creek County’s Assessor.

Know Your Candidate: JaNell Enlow

By Kayleigh Thesenvitz | June 7, 2018

JaNell Enlow, incumbent to the Creek County Assessor Seat, talks about the job the Assessor has, and the successes she’s had while holding the position.

Know Your Candidate: Chuck Threadgill

By Kayleigh Thesenvitz | May 29, 2018

Threadgill says he is inspired by our teachers, and disappointed in our state government.

Know Your Candidate: Jake Rowland

By Kayleigh Thesenvitz | May 29, 2018

Business owner Jake Rowland talks to Sapulpa Times about his bid for State Representative of District 30.

Know Your Candidate: Mark Lawson

By Kayleigh Thesenvitz | May 29, 2018

Lawson, a one-term incumbent for District 30, talks to Sapulpa Times about the successes of his first two years.

Coalition created to battle the upcoming medical marijuana question

By Community Submission | May 31, 2018

A group dedicated to shedding new light on the upcoming medical marijuana question has filed to formally oppose SQ788.

Know Your Candidate: Julie Byassee

By Micah Choquette | June 21, 2018

Byassee spent seven years in the Treasurer’s office and the last four in the Assessor’s office. She’s looking to return to the Treasurer’s office in a big way.

Know Your Candidate: David Smith

By Micah Choquette | June 20, 2018

David Smith initially applied to run for Assessor, but was told there was a greater need for change in the Treasurers office. Here’s why he believes he’ll be the best choice for your vote.

Rowland responds to comments regarding his 2010 resignation as an Oklahoma Highway Patrolman

By Micah Choquette | June 19, 2018

Says that some of the comments going around are “fueling misinformation”.

Important Dates to Remember

  • Deadline to request absentee ballot:

    5 p.m. June 20

  • Early voting:

    Thursday, June 21, 8 AM - 6 PM
    Friday, June 22 8 AM - 6 PM
    Saturday, June 23 9 AM - 2 PM

  • Primary Election

    June 26

Learn More About The Candidates

House District 30


Gary Richardson


Dan Fisher

Creek County Assessor

Creek County Treasurer

Stay tuned!