7th Senate District Vacancy Applications Received The committee to fill the vacancy meets tomorrow

Brittni McGuire Press Releases

For Immediate Release:January 16, 2019
Contact: Brittni McGuire, Brittni@wvdemocrats.com, 304-342-6606

 (Charleston, WV)– As announced previously the deadline to submit applications to fill the 7th Senate District seat vacated by Senator Richard Ojeda was today at noon. The applicants are as follows in order of application received:


Paul Hardesty, Logan County

Susan Perry,  Logan County

Sheila R. Riddle, Logan County (withdrawn)

Harry Keith White, Mingo County

Ralph Rodighiero, Logan County

Joe White, Logan County 

Harry Freeman, Logan County

Josh Watson, Lincoln County

Art Kirkendoll, Logan County


The committee will meet tomorrow, Thursday, January 17th at 2 p.m. at Giovanni’s in Chapmanville to vote on three names to send to Governor Justice for appointment. Giovanni’s is located at 1102 S Main Street, Chapmanville, WV 25508.

Update: Sheila R. Riddle notified the committee that she has withdrawn her application and apologizes for any confusion she has caused the committee.


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