Ragsdale Drops Out of Commissioner Race

The Post 1 incumbent withdrew his candidacy at the last minute.

The is guaranteed to have a new face next year.

Post 1 Commissioner Larry Ragsdale had qualified for reelection Wednesday, but Friday, minutes before the close of qualifying, he withdrew his candidacy.

His departure leaves the Post 1 election a two-person contest. David Carmichael qualified on Wednesday, while Heidi Leggett entered the race Friday.

We’ll have the complete list of local candidates later today.

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