Long time mayor Jack E. Lay is being challenged by Denny A. Smith in the up coming Town of Oneida election, November 2nd. Smith is the former Scott County Farm Bureau Managing agent, who just recently retired.
The deadline for qualifying was August 15the, only Jack Lay and Denny Smith are seeking the office of mayor.
On the aldermen’s side of the ballot are the present board members, Mark Byrd, Linda Lay, Allison Mays and Lori Phillip Jones.
Two new-bees entering the race for alderman are Toby Mays and Billy Hammock.
Early voting will take place October 17th through November 1st, at the Scott County Election Commission Office at the Services Building in Huntsville, and Town of Oneida Municipal Building, Oneida. Hours for early voting are 10am till 2pm Monday through Thursday, Friday from 10am to 6pm and Saturday 9 till Noon. Thursday November 1st, 10am to 6pm.