Candidates qualify for Birmingham council elections

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Fifty people have filed paperwork to run for election to the Birmingham City Council.

Tuesday was the deadline for candidates to file paperwork.  The following is a list, by district, of candidates for both City Council and the Birmingham Board of Education.

The election will be held on August 25th.

Birmingham City Council
District 1
BETTY CANNON CORONA
CHRISTOPHER CUMMINGS
RODERICK JACKSON
BRANDON MIKAL MCCRAY
JOEL L. MONTGOMERY
LASHUNDA F. SCALES

District 2
YAWNTRESHIA COLEMAN
LAWRENCE CONAWAY
CAROL B DUNCAN
ROLANDA HOLLIS
RODNEY HUNTLEY
KIM RAFFERTY
ALVIN RUTLEDGE

District 3
VALERIE A ABBOTT
HOWARD BAYLESS
WIL TAYLOR HURT JONES

District 4
ONDRAY D. AGEE
EARNEST J. LUMPKIN, III
MAXINE HERRING PARKER
ROBERT L. WALKER, JR.
MARY L WINGATE

District 5
JOHNATHAN F. AUSTIN
DEMUS COPELAND
BRANDON DAVIS
SHIRLEY GAVIN FLOYD
ELIAS HENDRICKS
CHARLIE L. WILLIAMS, JR.

District 6
KEITH ANDREW AARON
WILLIS H. HENDRIX
BILLY FRANK PITTS, II
CAROLE SMITHERMAN
SHEILA TYSON
SAMUEL EDWARD WIGGINS

District 7
WILLIE FLORENCE
CHIQUITA LASHUN HOLLOWAY
ROBERT LEONARDO LITTLETON -- WITHDREW
PERCY MCGOWAN
JAMES EARNEST ROBERSON, JR.
DON SCOTT
ANGELA MARIETTA WELLS
ERNESTINE G. WILLIAMS
WALTER WILSON

District 8
STEVEN W. HOYT
GERRI ROBINSON

District 9
LEROY BANDY
WILLIAM A. BARNES
RODERICK ROYAL
DAVID RUSSELL
MARCIA STARKS
JAMES EDWARD WILLIAMS, JR.


Birmingham Board of Education
District 1
TYRONE BELCHER, SR.
KEITH RICE

District 2
DR. ROBERT V. CARTER
VIRGINIA VOLKER

District 3
ELISA BURNS-MACON
BOB FRIEDMAN
BRIAN GIATTINA
RANDALL LEE WOODFIN

District 4
CAROLYN HOLLMAN COBB
EDWARD MADDOX
GWEN P. SYKES

District 5
EMANUEL FORD
DANNETTA K. THORNTON OWENS

District 6
GWENDOLYN BELL
JOE B. BRIDGES, JR.
ERVIN PHILEMON HILL
WILLIE JAMES MAYE, JR.
CHRISTIE GAIL PORTER
ANTWON B WOMACK

District 7
ODESSA RUSH ASHLEY
CHARLES RAYNARD BENJAMIN
ALANA VICTORIA EDWARDS

District 8
PATRICIA HUMES
APRIL MYERS WILLIAMS

District 9
CLINTON L. HILLIARD
DAVID MERRIDA
PHYLLIS F. WYNE