Two more candidates qualify for city election
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 12:00 AM
Incumbent Ward 3 Alderman Ronnie Jenkins has qualified for re-election as a Democrat.
He will face Democrat James Tatum, who has also qualified as a candidate.
Other candidates qualifying previously were:
For Mayor: Joe Tullos, a Republican.
For Alderman-at-Large: Democrat Leroy Clemons, Democrat Jerry Smith and Republican Willie Jackson.
For Ward 1 Alderman: Martha Tatum, Democrat.
For Ward 2 Alderman: Wright Griffis, a Republican.
For Ward 4 Alderman: Bobbie Jackson, Mary Griffin, Rudolph Tatum and incumbent Cecil Nichols, all Democrats.
The municipal party primaries will be May 7, followed by runoffs on May 21 if needed. The general election is June 4.
Candidates have until Friday, March 8 to qualify as candidates.