Fourteen candidates file for five elected positions

Three candidates filed qualifying petitions for mayor last week and 11 for the four alderman positions in the Nov. 6 Oakland city elections.

The three mayoral candidates are John Evans, Scott Ferguson and Robert Redditt.

The alderman candidates are Karl Chambless, Gregory Duncan, Chris Goodman, Gloria McFerren, Dennis Moody, Shawn Morgan, Billy Ray Morris, Tammy Qualls, Kelly Rector, Bart Regan and John Troncone.

The deadline for withdrawing as a candidate is noon tomorrow at the Fayette County Election Commission Office in Somerville.