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Thomas Brown makes candidacy for Congress official


Thomas Brown filed his qualifying papers to run for the 4th Congressional seat today at the Capitol. A crowd of supporters joined him as he made his candidacy official with the Democratic Party. Brown stepped down as DeKalb Sheriff last week in order to run for Congress.

DeKalb candidates who filed on Wednesday, March 5:
Jim McMahan, DeKalb School Board, District 4   
Marshall Orson, DeKalb School Board, District 2
Joyce Morley, DeKalb School Board, District 7

Rockdale candidates who filed on Wednesday, March 5:
Doreen Williams, Democrat, Board of Commissioner, Post 2 


DeKalb candidates who filed on Tuesday, March 4:

Incumbent Alvin T. Wong, State Court Judge
LaSalle Smith, Sr., DeKalb County Sheriff


The following candidates qualified on Monday, March 3:

Incumbent Johnny Panos, State Court Judge
Incumbent Melvin Johnson, County School Board, District 6
R. Alexander Fitzhugh, County School Board, District 5
Dale Bernard Collins, Sheriff 
Vernon Jones, Sheriff 
Melody Maddox, Sheriff

          Melvin Mitchell, Sheriff Sheriff 


Josie Dean, Board of Commission, Post 2

Jim McBrayer, County School Board, Post 1 

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