Looks like the Lenoir City council race will be contested. Monty Ross has returned her petition and has qualified to run in the council race.

Lenoir City elections are "at large" meaning they're non partisan and seats unassigned. There will be three council seats on the ballot in November. the top three vote getters will win a seat on the council.

Candidates for any of the November ballots have till mid August to qualify.

Office Name Petition issued Date Returned 
City Of Greenback      
  Tom Peeler 6/13/2016  
Alderman (4)      
  Polly Evans 6/13/2016  
City of Lenoir City      
Mayor Tony R Aikens 5/20/2016 5/20/2016
  David Cole 5/23/2016  
City Councilman (3)      
  David Cole 5/23/2016  
  Bobby Johnson 5/20/2016 5/25/2016
  Monty Ross 5/20/2016 6/15/2016
  Eddie Simpson 5/20/2016 5/20/2016
  Harry Wampler 5/20/2016 5/24/2016
City Recorder/Treasurer       
  James (Jim) W. Wilburn, III 5/20/2016 5/20/2016
City School Board(3)      
  Rick Chadwick 5/20/2016 5/23/2016
  Mitch Ledbetter 5/31/2016  
  Glenn Mc Nish 5/20/2016 6/6/2016
City of Philadelphia      
  Chris Miller 5/31/2016  
  Dana Parks 6/10/2016  
Alderman (4)      
  Keith Russell 5/31/2016