A slew of candidates kicked of filing season in Forsyth County today. Most notable is incumbent Sheriff Bill Schatzman picking up a challenger in the Republican primary.
Schatzman, first elected in 2002, is finishing his third term. He filed for reelection today as did challenger Clifton Kirby Jr, of Winston-Salem.
Clerk of Court Susan Frye filed for reelection as well, as did 13 other candidates for legislative and county seats.
See the full list here.