The Town of Braxton is slated to have a special election on November 13. The election is being held to fill a vacancy left by beloved Mayor Mable Everett, who recently passed away. The qualifying deadline passed on October 24. Three candidates have qualified. Rodney Barnett, Shane Brown, and Tate Yelverton will be running for office.
The Marine Corps Toys for Tots campaign has begun in Mendenhall and Magee. The campaign started in October and will last until December 24.