A primary election and a general non-partisan election will be held May 20. In the past, those elections have been held in July, but a court ruling moved the date back this year to allow at least 45 days for the state’s runoff period so there’s enough time for military ballots to be returned.
Here are candidates who qualified for election to seats representing areas of Brookhaven.
Republicans – Richard D. “Dick” Anderson; Francis R. “Fran” Millar, incumbent
Democrats – Tamara Y. Johnson; Benedict I. Truman II
Democrats – Elena C. Parent; R. Kyle Williams
Republican – Gregory E. “Greg” Williams
Georgia House of Representatives
Republicans – James Bradley “Brad” Goodchild; Thomas K. “Tom” Taylor, incumbent
Republicans – Catherine S. Bernard; Michael J. “Mike” Jacobs, incumbent
Republican – James R. “Jim” Duffie
Democrat – M. Scott Holcomb, incumbent
Democrat – Mary Margaret Oliver, incumbent
DeKalb County Board of Commissioners
Democrat – Jeff Rader, incumbent
DeKalb County Board of Education
District 1– Stan Jester
District 2 – Don McChesney; Marshall Orson, incumbent
DeKalb County Sheriff – Dale Bernard Collins; Ted Golden; R. “Tony” Hughes; Vernon Jones; Melody Maddox; Jeff Mann, incumbent; Melvin Mitchell; LaSalle Smith, Sr.