There are twelve candidates each hoping to become the next mayor of Selma. The city election is August 25.
Current Mayor Darrio Melton is not seeking a second term. He made the announcement on Facebook earlier this month.
Here are the people who have qualified for the race:
James Perkins, Jr.
Harvard T. Spencer
Besides the mayor’s race, there are also races for city council and the Selma school board. See the complete ballot below: