Candidates qualify for October Primary

The slate of candidates for the November 18, 2023, general election is set. Primary Election Day is October 14, 2023. Qualifying opened on August 8 and closed on August 10.

In Red River, candidates qualified for the following:

BESE District 4
Paige Hoffpauir     
Stacey Melerine         
Emma Shepard

State Senator District 31
“Mike” McConathy       
Alan Seabaugh

State Representative District 5:   
Dennis Bamburg Jr.

Michael Antilley       
Thomas “Tommy” Ashworth         
Glen Edwards

Clerk of Court:   
Stuart Shaw

Dovie Beard

Wyche Coleman Jr.

Police Juror District 1:   
William Brown     
David Martin

Police Juror District 2:
Brandon Hillman

Police Juror District 3:
Shane Young

Police Juror District 4:
Jessie Davis

Police Juror District 5:
John “JuneBug” Moore

Police Juror District 6:
“Ben” Taylor

Police Juror District 7:
“Tray” Murray

Chief of Police Village of Edgefield:   
Christopher Douglas     
 Cordarius “Muck” Smith

Chief of Police Village of Hall Summit:   
Joshua Adams