The cities of Jasper, Nelson and Talking Rock have numerous seats up for election, with candidate qualifying to be held Monday, Aug. 16 through Wednesday, Aug. 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Pickens County Elections Office on Pioneer Road in Jasper. The election will be this November.
City council seats held by Sonny Proctor and Anne Sneve are up for grabs. Candidates must be a resident of the city of Jasper and have lived there for one year. Qualifying fees are $35.