By Brooks Taylor, Mt. Pleasant News
Henry County urban residents wil be selecting their city leaders Tuesday, Nov. 7, in the annual city elections. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Following is the candidate slate in each community.
Mt. Pleasant: Mayor ? Steven K. Brimhall*; City Council ? Ward II, Robert J. Griffith; Ward IV, Jeff Batty; councilman-at-large, Terry McWilliams*.
Coppock: Mayor ? Robert Schoolen; City Council (vote for three) ? Tracie Sedlacek*, Frankie Lee Nupp, Dustin Palmer.
Hillsboro: Mayor ? no candidate filed; City Council (vote for three) ? Dwight Stanley*, Gene Carter*.
New London: City Council (vote for three) ? Chris Amburn, Dan Berner*, Scott Campbell, Brad Helmerson, Jeffrey Eldon Hummell, Greg Malott*, Frank A. Staley*.
Olds: Mayor ? Mark Fulton; City Council (vote for two) ? Raymond C. Meth*, Matthew Slagel*.
Rome: Mayor ? Jeremy Lanferman*; City Council (vote for five) ? Lester Garrison*, Martha Garrison*, Deb Sammons*, Cameron Sammons*, Maria Whetsler*.
Salem: Mayor ? Dan Patterson*; City Council (vote for three) ? Chistina Feehan, Gary H. Tedrow*, John C. Wagner, Jason R. Wesely; to fill council vacancy, vote for one ? no candidate filed.
Wayland: Mayor ? Greg Rich; City Council (vote for two) ? Caylon DeVaul; Karole Miller*, Melinda Ullery*.
Westwood: Mayor ? Brant C. Knudsen; City Council (vote for three) ? Timothy Beavers*, Tobin Jacks, Gary Lane*.
Winfield ? City Council (vote for three) ? Ryan J. Kinneberg*, Richard L. Lauderdale, Ryan K. Rees*, Jennifer Wade.
Most of the mayoral and council terms are for four years and will begin Jan. 1, 2018.
* Denotes incumbent.