It’s the first day of the filing period and more than ten people have entered to run for Statesville’s City Council and Mayor seats.
Two at large seats have the most interest. Incumbents William Morgan and Michael Schlesinger have both filed and are joined by Fredrick Foster, J.D. Williams, Julius Hoke and Matthew Harwell.
Rosetta Williams will challenge incumbent Mayor Costi Kutteh. Dorris Allison and Roger Siegrist have filed to run in ward three.