There will be two people vying for the vacant freeholder job in Cape May County. Marie Hayes of Ocean City and Stig Blomkvest of Lower Township will be seeking the party nomination to fill the unexpired term. The winner will also run with Freeholder Director Gerald Thornton this upcoming November. The freeholder seat of Susan Sheppard was vacated when he stepped down to the become surrogate. A convention will be heard by the local GOP party on Jan. 30.