CHILLICOTHE — Two candidates will vie for the 1st Ward council seat in the April 6 election. Reed Depuy and Michael Smith have made it the only contested race for Chillicothe city council. Incumbents Mayor Theresa (Gatson) Kelly, City Clerk Roze Frampton, City Auditor Hannah Fletcher, Councilman-at-Large Thomas Ashbrook, 2nd Ward Councilor Wayne Cunningham and 4th Ward Councilor Pam Jarding have all filed for re-election. Chillicothe Police Chief Jon Maples filed late yesterday for city constable. Candidate Joshua Fosdick filed for the seat of 3rd Ward councilor. No one entered the race for city treasurer or city attorney with the deadline ending at 5 p.m. Jan. 19. Election of municipal offices in Missouri will take place on April 6.