CHIPLEY - Today at 4 p.m. is the deadline to submit qualifying packets for Chipley City Council seats Ward 2 and 3.

Ward 2 (Northeast) is currently occupied by John Tommy Sasser and Ward 3 (Southeast) is currently occupied by Mayor Tracy Andrews. The term of office for both seats expire Sept. 30.

The qualifying fee for each office is $252. Submit fee and packets at City Hall, 1442 Jackson Ave.

The city's General Election will be held Tuesday, Aug. 6. Voter registration books close on July 8.

All city residents within the city limits of Chipley, who are registered to vote by July 8 are eligible to vote in the election regardless of where you live in the city.

For more information, contact Assistant City Administrator/City Clerk Patrice Tanner at 850-638-6350.