WILLIAMSPORT - Six people filed by Friday's deadline to run in the March 3 town election, when voters will be asked to fill four seats on the council.
Seeking re-election on the town's independent progressive party ticket are:
n John Slayman of 30 W. Potomac St., for mayor.
n James Black of 27 E. Sunset St., for assistant mayor.
n Walter Tracy Jr. of 24 S. Conococheague St., for council.
In her first try at political office, Roxann Long of 23 N. Vermont St. joined the ticket seeking a council seat.
Two people filed as independents.
Earle Pereschuk Sr. of 129 E. Sunset Ave. is seeking the assistant mayor's post. He is now a councilman.
Steve Pierce Sr. of 49 E. Church St. filed for one of the two council seats.