Two Chester County residents have filed as candidates in the special election for the District 2 unexpired term of Dr. Laurens Fort Jr. on the Chester County School Board.
Fort passed away unexpectedly on March 23.
Kena Lucas Funderburk of Richburg, a compliance officer, was the first candidate to file on April 12.
Funderburk faces opposition from former Athletic Director, Coach and Great Falls High School teacher John Smith of Great Falls. Smith filed on April 13.
Filing for the seat closed on Monday, April 17.