Incumbent Rebecca Wortman has filed an affidavit of candidacy to retain her seat on the Stewartville School Board. Unless a write-in candidate steps forward, Wortman will run unopposed when Stewartville School District residents vote in a special election to be held on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Other district residents who wished to run for the seat had the opportunity to file between Aug. 1 and Aug. 15. However, no other candidates stepped forward. The winner of the special election will retain the seat until November 2018. At that time, another election will be held, with the winner holding the seat for a four-year term... For more on this story pick up your copy of the Aug. 22 Stewartville STAR.