Scotty Tracy* (D)
Democratic Candidate for
District 4 Magistrate
The map of Franklin County, in the left portion of the graphic below, shows all Franklin County and the 44 voting precincts. These precincts are grouped to form six (6) magisterial districts, which are required by law to include a population similar in number, in each district. District 4 (click here for a more detailed map of District 4) is made up of nine (9) precincts, which are shown in various colors in the enlarged section to the right of the graphic below.
Franklin County Magistrate District four is enlarged, on the right portion of the graphic below: Crestwood, Fairview, Gaines-Holmes, Glenwood, Owenton Road, Peaks Mill, Swallowfield, Switzer, and Thornhill. District 4's western border is formed by the Kentucky River; the eastern portion borders Scott County, while the northern part of District 4 borders Owen County. The southernmost part of District 4 stretches into the city of Frankfort and includes precincts around Kentucky State University, the community of Thornhill, and the Holmes street area.
Darrell Sanderson (R)
Republican Candidate for
District 4 Magistrate
The page provides information about Kentucky's (USA) Franklin County Magisterial District 4. Since Kentucky has a primary election for local officials in 2022, contact information for candidates in the election for the Magisterial District 4 is included. Magisterial districts are represented by "Justices of the Peace" or more commonly known as "Magistrates."
The position is a partisan office, meaning that candidates must declare the political party for which they seek to be elected to represent. Voters in each district of the six (6) magisterial districts elect one candidate to represent the district on the Franklin County Fiscal Court, the governing body for the county, along with the County Judge Executive.
A constable is also elected from each district. They are charged with & serve various court documents such as summons, civil actions & warrants. There are six district constables (click for a listing of current constables), each responsible for one of the six Magisterial Districts.
Candidates for District 4 Magistrate
DEMOCRAT: Candidate *Scotty Tracy, a Democrat, currently holds the office of Magistrate for Franklin County District 4. No other Democrat filed to contest the race, thus he had no opposition in the May Primary Election. His name will appear on the November ballot, running against the Republican candidate, Darrell Sanderson.
REPUBLICAN: One Republican, Darrell Sanderson, filed to seek this elected office; because this candidate had no opposition in the May Primary Election, his name will appear the November ballot running against the incumbent candidate, Scotty Tracy.
Candidates for District 4 Constable
No candidate, from either the Republican or the Democratic party filed to run for Constable of District 4. In addition, no one currently holds the position as Constable of District 4.
Following the May 2002 Primary Election, Shadie Reed Hudnall Jr. filed, on April 6, 2022, as a write-in candidate, for the vacant seat of District 4 Constable.