Here is a list of candidates who have filed to run for local and Arkansas state offices in the 2018 election. Candidate filing deadline is March 1. An open primary will be May 22, with a primary runoff set for June 19. The general election will be Nov. 6. Candidates may send news releases regarding their campaigns to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fort Smith Mayor
* Don Hutchings withdrew his candidacy Feb. 27.
Fort Smith Board of Directors
Arkansas Supreme Court (nonpartisan)
Courtney Goodson, incumbent