Bruce native running for alderman in Starkville

Jason Camp and his wife Kristy and three-year-old daughter Molly. He said Molly is still trying to wrap her mind around the difference between him running a race (like Half-Marathon) and running for office. She is quick however to point out very verbally when a house has one of his or his opponents’ campaign signs.

Bruce native Jason Camp is making his first foray into politics with a run for city alderman in Starkville.
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Calhoun City mayor, ward four alderman, Derma and Vardaman boards all contested

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Calhoun City has the only contested mayor's race while 'City, Derma and Vardaman each have contested races for their respective town boards after the close of qualifying last Friday.

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Hill challenging Denton for Calhoun City mayor

Amye Hill

Amye Hill has qualified to run for mayor against incumbent J.R. Denton in Calhoun City. It’s one of several contested races now on the ballot around the county in this year’s municipal elections.
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Vardaman has only contested race thus far as qualifying enters final week

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With just over a week remaining to qualify, Vardaman has the only current contested race while Calhoun City, Derma, Pittsboro, and Slate Springs all lack enough candidates to fill all their positions.
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Big Creek mayor and board all qualify

Big Creek Mayor Dwight DeVall

Big Creek now has a full slate of qualifiers and Derma and Calhoun City added more candidates for their town boards last week as the qualifying period for this year’s municipal elections enters the final two weeks.
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Mayors Gabbert and Denton qualify; seven now running for Vardaman board

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Mayors Dock Gabbert in Derma and J.R. Denton in Calhoun City both qualified to seek re-election this week.
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Bruce mayor, aldermen all qualify; Goodson is first in Calhoun City

Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope

Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope and all five incumbent board members qualified last week to seek re-election.
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Corbitt, Clements running again in Derma, Vardaman

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Derma and Vardaman had the only election qualifiers over the past week with just over a month left for candidates to enter municipal races.
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Derma’s Mays, Vardaman’s Casey and Holmes are first to qualify for municipal races

Kendra Wright

Derma alderwoman Kendra Mays was the first municipal qualifier in the county as she seeks a second term on that town’s board.
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Qualifying now underway for all mayors, aldermen

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No one had qualified to run in this year’s municipal elections as of Tuesday morning across the county. Every mayor and board of alderman seat is up for election in 2017.
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