WEST FELICIANA PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) — West Feliciana Parish residents were able to vote on their parish president and council members on Saturday, Oct. 14.

Across Louisiana, voters will cast ballots for the governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, secretary of state and treasurer.

Qualifying for state and local races was Aug. 8-10. If a race had only one candidate at the end of qualifying, that person is set to take office at the start of the next term.

The following seats were filled in unopposed races: 

  • Sheriff: Brian L. Spillman, Republican
  • Clerk of Court: Stewart Hughes, No Party
  • Assessor: Richard Kendrick, No Party
  • Coroner: Chaillie Daniel, No Party
  • Council Member District D: Justin Metz

While some races will be set during the primary, the general election will be Nov. 18. Learn where you can cast early ballots here.

Meet the candidates for West Feliciana Parish

Parish President

  • Kenneth “Kenny” Harvard, Republican
  • Charles “Chuck” Spillman, Independent

Council Member District A

  • David Jewell, No Party
  • Jonathan Meredith, No Party
  • Thomas Pate, Democrat

Council Member District B

  • Troy “Tab” Ballard, Republican
  • Rolanda Johnson Robinson, Democrat

Council Member District C

  • Michael Campanella, No Party
  • John M. Thompson, No Party

Council Member at Large District E

  • Gerald “Jerry” Tanner, Republican
  • John C. Thompson, Republican
  • Melvin Young, Democrat