Qualifying ends today for 2018 election

From Staff Reports
Posted 2/9/18

As of late Thursday afternoon, the following local or area candidates have qualified to date for positions that will be on the Walker County ballot in 2018, based on party websites and contacts with local party leaders; an (I) indicates an incumbent:

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Qualifying ends today for 2018 election

Posted

As of late Thursday afternoon, the following local or area candidates have qualified to date for positions that will be on the Walker County ballot in 2018, based on party websites and contacts with local party leaders; an (I) indicates an incumbent:

Republican Party

Alabama State Senate, District 5 - Greg J. Reed (I)

Alabama House of Representatives, District 13 - Thomas McCarty, Connie Cooner Rowe (I)

Alabama House of Representatives, District 14 - Richard “Bull” Corry, Tim Wadsworth (I)

14th Judicial Circuit, Circuit Judge, Place 2 - Doug Farris (I)

14th Judicial Circuit, Circuit Judge, Place 3 - Hoyt Elliott (I)

Walker County Circuit Clerk - Susan “Suzie” Odom (I)

Walker County District Judge, Place 2 - Greg Williams (I)

Walker County Superintendent of Education - Jason Adkins (I), 349 Highland Ave., Cordova, AL 35550; Joel Hagood, 600 Glen Oaks Dr., Jasper, AL 35504

Walker County Board of Education, District 1 - Trent Kennedy, 5197 Burrows Crossing Rd., Jasper, AL 35504; David Miller, 1498 Herman Rd., Jasper, AL 35503

Walker County Board of Education, District 3 - Vonda Pate Beaty, 117 Pate Hill Road, Cordova, AL 35550; Bill Ed Gilbert (I), 3321 River Rd., Cordova, AL 35550

Sheriff - Steven Shaver, 42 Chandler Rd., Parrish, AL 35580; Nick Smith, 758 Saragossa Road, Nauvoo, AL 35578; Jim Underwood (I), 3903 Turkey Run, Jasper, AL 35504

Walker County Probate Judge: Dayron Bridges, 1302 Pineywoods Sipsey Rd., Jasper, AL 35504; John Mark Dutton, 2847 Burrows Crossing Rd., Jasper AL 35504; A. Lee Tucker, 1477 Main Street, Sumiton, AL 35148.

Coroner - Joey Vick (I), 1078 McDade Rd., Carbon Hill, Al 35549

No local or area Democratic candidates have qualified as of Thursday night. The last day of qualifying statewide will be today at 5 p.m., with chairmen of both the county Democratic and Republican parties planning to be at the Walker County Probate Judge’s Office that day. Republican Chairwoman Linda Ensor will be at the office from 2 until 5 p.m.