Qualifying for the upcoming Election in the City of Elberton and Bowman continues through Friday Afternoon. As of Wednesday afternoon in Elberton. Incumbent Elberton Mayor Larry Guest has qualified for Re-election with no opposition as of press time . Ward one Councilman Carey Butler has qualified with no opposition at this time. Councilman Joel Seymour in ward five has opposition from local Businessman Kyle Parham. Councilman Rick Prince has not yet qualified in Ward Four.Councilman Troy Colquitt and Bobby Hunt do not run in this Election Cycle
Bowman General Election update:
With one hour remaining on day one of qualifying for Bowman’s Nov. 7th general Election, incumbent Betty Jo Maxwell and Mayor Pro Tem Mark Berryman have qualified for the mayoral race. With three seats open on council, incumbent Wade Bridges has qualified to retain his seat. Qualifying continues in Bowman through Friday at 4:30 p.m as well.