Qualifying for municipal offices began July 7 and will end July 21 at their respective city halls. The elections for mayors and council members will be Tuesday, Aug. 25.

The following candidates have qualified so far:

In Roanoke - Mike Fisher (incumbent), Jill Patterson, Micah Farr, Barry Johnson and Kelly W. Phillips for mayor; Tammi Holley (incumbent) for council member in District 1; Mack Arthur Bell (incumbent) and John Frank Houston for council member in District 2; Jackie Lee Brown for council member of District 3; and Terry "Smokey" Cole (incumbent) and Kathy Seymour for council member of District 5. (No one has qualified in District 4 yet.)

In Wedowee - Incumbent Tim Coe, John Traylor and Jordan McCormick have qualified for mayor; Elizabeth Knight (incumbent) for council member in District 1; Pam Johnson (incumbent) for council member in District 2; Brian Cross (incumbent) for council member in District 3; Andrew Sims (incumbent) for council member in District 4; and Willie Maude Brown (incumbent) for council member in District 5.

In Wadley - Incumbent Donna McKay has qualified for mayor, and incumbents Mattie Staples and Linda Briones have qualified for town council, District 1.

In Woodland, Mayor Scott Carter has qualified for reelection. Kenneth Goode and Jason Meadows have qualified as council members.

Candidates should receive a packet of information from The Randolph Leader when they qualify. If you happen not to get one, please call our office at (334) 863-2819.

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