Qualifying ends for upcoming elections

Published 6:00 pm Thursday, November 30, 2023

Two elections will be contested during the 2024 Republican and Democratic Primary on March 5, 2024.

Escambia County Commission Chairman Incumbent Raymond Wiggins, a republican, will face Democrat Lew Najor for the District 2 seat.

In the Escambia County Board of Education race, Republican Greg Dawkins qualified to run against Incumbent Democrat Danny Benjamin for District 2.

In the school board District 3 race, Incumbent Mike Edwards will face Jerry Wilson. Both are republicans.

Circuit Clerk John Robert Fountain, Circuit Judge Jeff White, Probate Judge Doug Agerton, County Commissioner Brandon Smith (District 4) and County School Board Member District 7 Coleman Wallace are without opposition.

The qualifying deadline was Nov. 10, 2023.