Candidates set for municipal electionsBy Stephen Dawkins Published 5:45pm Tuesday, July 17, 2012
•Mayor: Eddie Reed (i), Faye King
•District 1: George Brasher (i), Jeff Townsend
•District 2: Donnie Lane (i), James “Jim” Henderson
•District 3: Robert Morris (i)
•District 4: Rex Bittle, Russell “Rusty” W. Jones
•District 5: Sam Reed (i)
•Mayor: John D. Caudle, W.C. Hayes Jr., Ray C. Mitchell
•District 1: Hal Harrison, Jimmy Jones
•District 2: Mike Bearden (i), Sheila Hall, Jennifer Kamerer
•District 3: Michael Abbott (i), Hilda Atchison
•District 4: Richard W. Davis, Wesley Rager
•District 5: Jim Threadgill (i), Patty Crocker
•Mayor: Dearl Hilyer (i), Tara Hunt Jewell
•District 1: Neil Benson (i)
•District 2: Jean Nelson (i)
•District 3: Willis Britt (i), Robert Bland, Randall Higgins, Michael Patterson
•District 4: Marvin Crumpton (i)
•District 5: Roger Marcus
Election day will be Tuesday, Aug. 28. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. A run-off election will be held Tuesday, Oct. 9, if necessary.
Thursday, Aug. 23 is the last day voters can apply for a regular absentee ballot.
The newly elected mayors and council members will take office Monday, Nov. 5.