Kathleen Bartlett of North Jackson has announced her candidacy for a seat on the 7th District Court of Appeals.
Bartlett is a magistrate in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court.
She will run as a Republican for the seat recently vacated by Judge Mary DeGenaro, whom Gov. John Kasich appointed to the Ohio Supreme Court. She will challenge Damian DeGenova, a magistrate in Struthers Municipal Court, for the Republican nomination.