UPDATE: Final list of candidates for June’s primary electionsBy Justin Averette Published 12:08pm Friday, February 7, 2014
Friday is the deadline to qualify for 2014 elections.
Through 11 a.m., the following candidates had qualified:
Marengo County Sheriff
•Incumbent Richard “Ben” Bates of Linden.
•Tommy Johnson, a Demopolis resident and deputy with the Greene County Sheriff’s Department.
•Phillip Myers of south Marengo County, sergeant with the Alabama Beverage Control Board.
•Tommie Reese, Demopolis Police Chief.
Marengo County Revenue Commissioner
•Chuck Barkley of Linden, who is self-employed with The Loft Home Furnishing.
•Incumbent Sharon Barkley of Linden.
Marengo County Coroner
•Incumbent Stuart Eatmon Sr.
Marengo County Commission, Place 1
•Incumbent Freddie Armstead, a Demopolis businessman.
Marengo County Commission, Place 3
•Incumbent John Crawford Jr., a Gallion resident and lineman with Black Warrior.
•Billie Jo Eatmon of Gallion, a reporter with the Democrat-Reporter in Linden.
•Terry Hinton Sr., a Gallion businessman.
Marengo County Commission, Place 5
•Michael Thompson of south Marengo County, a senior process control engineer at Georgia-Pacific.
Marengo County Board of Education, Place 4
•Charles Chapman of Magnolia, a mail carrier with the Camden Post Office.
•Incumbent Arthur Hopson, retired Dixon Mills resident.
•Charles Moore, retired Dixon Mills resident.