The number of candidates for Augusta Mayor in the non-partisan elections coming up stands at seven.

Among the most recent qualifiers is Richmond County Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick and local resident Lori Myles. Former Augusta Commissioner Wayne Guilfoyle also secured a ballot spot in the District 10 race joining incumbent John Clarke and challenger Robert Cooks who also qualified.  Candidates have until noon Friday to pay their qualifying fee.

Story courtesy of Mary Liz Nolan with WGAC.