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Claiborne Parish

The first name under each listing is the current office holder. The other names list candidates also running for that seat. Term limited means the person cannot run for that office again. Not running means the person is not seeking that office for re-election.

Member, BESE, District 4
Walter C. Lee, Democrat
Robert J. "Bob" Wynn, Republican

State Senator, 33rd Senatorial District
Robert J. Barham, Republican (Term Limited)
Charles McDonald, Democrat
"Mike" Walsworth, Republican

State Senator, 36th Senatorial District
Robert Adley, Democrat
Tyler Nezat, Republican

State Representative, 11th Representative District
"Rick" Gallot, Democrat
Edward Jones, Democrat,
Delores Wilkerson Smith, Democrat

Sheriff
"Ken" Bailey, Democrat
Willie Burns, No Party
Reginald Merritt, Republican

Assessor
Clyde C. Hightower, Democrat (Not Running)
"Bob" Robinson, Republican
Kelly Waller, Republican
Mae "Kitty" Williams, No Party

Police Juror, District 2
Mark A. Furlow, No Party
Fred Ware, Democrat

Police Juror, District 3
Robert "Bob" McDaniel, No Party
Chic Hines, No Party

Police Juror, District 4
Joe A. Sturges, No Party
Janell Brown, No Party

Police Juror, District 5
Lavelle Penix, Democrat
Earl Amos, No Party
Bobby A. Liles, Democrat

Police Juror, District 7
"Roy" Lewis, Democrat
Joseph Merritt, Jr., Democrat
Gurvis F. Vines, Democrat

Police Juror, District 8
Roy Mardis, Democrat
Tommy Sanders, No Party

Police Juror, District 10
Willie J. Young, Democrat
Huey Dean, No Party
B. Stewart Griffin, No Party

Parishwide, Prop. #1 - 7 Mill - SB - 10 Yrs.
SUMMARY: 10 YEAR, 7 MILLS PROPERTY TAX RENEWAL FOR CONSTRUCTING, IMPROVING AND/OR MAINTAINING PARISH ROADS, STREETS AND BRIDGES, INCLUDING ACQUIRING, MAINTAINING PARISH ROADS, STREETS AND BRIDGES, INCLUDING ACQUIRING, MAINTAINING AND/OR OPERATING EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH.

Shall the Parish of Claiborne, State of Louisiana (the "Parish"), levy a seven (7) mills tax on all the property subject to taxation within the Parish (an estimated $556,000 reasonably expected at this time to be collected from the levy of the tax for an entire year) for a period of ten (10) years, beginning with the year 2008 and ending with the year 2017, for the purpose of constructing, improving and/or maintaining Parish roads, streets and bridges, including acquiring, maintaining and/or operating equipment used in connection therewith?

Yes
No

Parishwide, Prop. #2 - 2 Mill - PJ - 10 Yrs.
SUMMARY: 10 YEAR, 2 MILLS PROPERTY TAX RENEWAL FOR ACQUIRING, MAINTAINING AND/OR OPERATING EQUIPMENT FOR CONSTRUCTING, IMPROVING AND/OR MAINTAINING PARISH ROADS, STREETS AND BRIDGES.

Shall the Parish of Claiborne, State of Louisiana (the "Parish"), levy a two (2)
mills tax on all the property subject to taxation within the Parish (an estimated $159,000 reasonably expected at this time to be collected from the levy of the tax for an entire year) for a period of ten (10) years, beginning with the year 2008 and ending with the year 2017, for the purpose of acquiring, maintaining and/or operating equipment for constructing, improving and/or maintaining Parish roads, streets and bridges?
Yes
No

Candidates Who Ran Unopposed

Clerk of Court

James Patrick Gladney, Other

Coroner
Donald K. Haynes, Other

Police Juror, District 1
Brian "Butch" Bays, No Party

Police Juror, District 6
Scott Davidson, No Party

Police Juror, District 9
Jerry A. Adkins, No Party

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