Few candidates qualify for Tyrone races
The qualifying period for the Post 3 and 4 seats of the Tyrone Town Council ended Friday afternoon. By press time Friday only three people had qualified for the seats.
Post 3 Councilman Ken Matthews at press time was the only candidate with competition. Consultant Pota Coston, who ran for office in 2011, also qualified for the Post 3 seat.
Incumbent Councilwoman Gloria Furr was the only qualifier for the Post 4 seat at press time.
The deadline for registration for the November election is Oct. 7.