Full slate of candidates set for May 7 city primaries
Friday, March 8, 2013 11:05 AM
The full slate of candidates for the May 7 municipal party primaries is now set as the deadline to qualify was Friday at 5 p.m.
Candidates qualifying include:
Mayor: Incumbent James Young (D), Roy White (R) and Joe Tullos (R).
Alderman-at-large: Leroy Clemons (D), Willie Jackson (R) and Jerry W. Smith (D).
Ward 1 Alderman: Laura Bailey (R), Judy Caverhill (R), Josh Gamblin (R), Woodrow Reed (R), Martha Burnside Tatum (D) and John Cook (D).
Ward 2 Alderman: Jim Fulton (R) and Wright Griffis (R).
Ward 3 Alderman: James Tatum (D) and incumbent Ronnie Jenkins (D).
Ward 4 Alderman: Mary G. Griffin (D), Bobbie Jackson (D), incumbent Cecil Nichols (D) and Rudolph Tatum (D).
The party primaries will be May 7, followed by runoffs on May 21 if needed.
The general election is June 4.
Those elected will take office on July 1.