Qualifying For Local Office Ended Friday, Here Is A List of Candidates
Qualifying for office ended November 8th at 5:00 PM. According to David Gulledge ,with the Dekalb County Republican Party, and Mary McGuire Smith, with the Dekalb County Democratic Party, here is a list of candidates that qualified for the following offices.
Superintendent of Education – Jason Barnett (unopposed)
Revenue Commissioner – Tyler Wilks (unopposed)
County Commission District 1 – Shane Wootten (incumbent), and Joseph Lee
County Commission District 2 – Scot Westbrook (incumbent), and Terry Harris
County School Board District 1 – Randy Peppers
County School Board District 2 – Chris Andrews
District 2 Constable – William Lee
District 3 Constable – Jimmy Carter (incumbent), and Michael Twilley
District 4 Constable – Billy Whitt (incumbent), Mark Huber, and Jeff Keener.
District Court Judge
We have two candidates that qualified with the State Party for District Court Judge: Teresa Darwin Phillips, a local Republican Attorney and Steve Whitmire, the incumbent Democrat Judge that by-passed the County party and qualified with the State.
Coroner – Tom Wilson (unopposed)