West Fork's Helder Seeks Sixth Term

Posted: January 2, 2014 at 5 a.m.



Washington County Sheriff Tim Helder is seeking re-election to a sixth two-year term. Helder, a Democrat, was elected the 44th sheriff of Washington County in 2004.


Tim Helder


Washington County Sheriff

Age: 54.

Residency: West Fork. Washington County resident since 1971

Family: Wife, Holly; three children; three grandchildren

Employment: Washington County Sheriff

Education: West Fork High School graduate 1976; attended the University of Arkansas and University of Virginia

Military Experience: None

Political Affiliation: Democrat

Political Experience: Washington County Sheriff since January 2005

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