Saturday December 15, 2012

ROCKINGHAM -- Anyone interested in running for a town position must have their petitions submitted to the town clerk’s office in town hall by 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013.

Town officials are elected in March.

Rockingham Town Clerk Brenda Doherty said 30 signatures are required per petition.

She also said signatures from 5 percent of town voters, which she said is about 175 people, are needed for all petitions pertaining to warrant article.

Doherty said the deadline for article petitions is Thursday, Jan. 24.