Qualifying runs 8:30-4:30 p.m. through Friday at clerk of court offices. Here is a list of candidates who qualified as of Wednesday, with incumbents denoted with “I.”
3rd Circuit Court of Appeal judge: Candyce Perret.
School Board District 12: Russell Castille.
Lake Charles mayor: Leon “Joe” Banks; Wilford Carter Sr.; Eligha Guillory Jr.; Nicholas “Nic” Hunter; Dana Carl Jackson; Chris Landry; Gary Monbelly; and Marshall Simien Jr.
Lake Charles council District A: Christopher “Coach” Archinard; Cary A. Chavis; Kecee Lewis; and Mary Morris (I).
District B: Luvertha August (I) and Fantacee Brown.
District C: Rodney Geyen (I); Nadine Dunbar Gills; Priscilla Sam; and Randy L. Thibodeaux.
District D: John Ieyoub (I).
District E: Stuart Weatherford (I).
District F: Craig Marks and Johnnie Thibodeaux.
District G: Mark Eckard (I).
Vinton mayor: Kenneth O. Stinson (I).
Vinton police chief: Ricky Fox (I); Laura Oliver; and Michael “M. Tyler” Roach.
Vinton council (5 to be elected): Hubert “Gilly” Gaillard.
Sulphur council District 3: Melinda D. Hardy.
Ward 2 justice of peace: Susie Fawvor.
Ward 2 constable justice of peace: no qualifiers.
School Board District 13: Jody Singletary.
Jennings mayor: Henry Guinn; Marcus O. Peterson; and Pasty Metcalf Richard.
Jennings council District A: no qualifiers.
District B: William J. “Johnny” Armentor (I).
District C: Clifton J. LeJeune.
District D: Anthony “Coach” LeBlanc (I).
District E: no qualifiers.
Fenton alderman: Katherine “Kathy” Corbello; Geneva Joseph; and Clarence Talbert Jr.
Elton council: Marilynn Broussard Granger.
School Board District 1: Jackie Self.
There are no elections in Beauregard Parish.