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Candidates qualify for office

Update as of 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 6

Here is the running list of candidates who have already qualified for the October 12 election. Check back throughout the next three days to see who made the list.
State Senator 28th Senatorial District: Heather Cloud, Robert Johnson, and H. Bernard LeBas
State Representative 38th Representative District: Taranza Arvie, Rhonda Butler, and "Phil Cowboy" Lemoine
State Representative 41st Representative District: Phillip R. DeVillier
Sheriff: Brian Ardoin, Joseph "Joe" Brady, Dirk Deville, Jamie M. Fontenot, Charles R. Guillory, and Neal Lartigue
Clerk of Court: Randall M. "Randy" Deshotel
Assessor: "Josh" Fontenot and "Chris" Guillory
Police Juror District 1: Rocky B. Rider and Keith Saucier
Police Juror District 2: Sidney Fontenot
Police Juror District 3: Ryan Ardoin and Clifton J. Fruge
Police Juror District 4: Lamar Johnson
Police Juror District 5: Derek Marcantel and Kevin Veillon
Police Juror District 6: Cora Chretien-Veal and Eric Soileau
Police Juror District 7: Kevin "Cabon" Fontenot, David Ortego, and Bryan Vidrine
Police Juror District 8: Ryan "Leday" Williams
Police Juror District 9: Daniel Arvie

Those candidates who already qualified for statewide races at the secretary of state office include are...
Governor: Ralph Abraham, Oscar "Omar" Dantzler, John Bel Edwards, Patrick "Live Wire" Landry, and "Eddie" Rispone
Lieutenant Governor: William "Billy" Nungesser
Secretary of State: Kyle Ardoin and "Gwen" Collins-Greenup
Attorney General: "Jeff" Landry
Treasurer: Derrick Edwards
Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry: Marguerite Green, Michael G. "Mike" Strain, and Peter Williams
Commissioner of Insurance: James J. "Jim" Donelon and "Tim" Temple
BESE District 5: Stephen Chapman
BESE District 8: Chakesha Webb Scott

Note: This list is unofficial until qualifying ends on Thursday

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