WILSON’S MILLS – Two candidates filed Monday for mayor in the Town of Wilson’s Mills. Fleta A. Byrd and Shawn Fritz filed for the office.
The original deadline was July 16th to file for elected office in Wilson’s Mills, however no one filed for mayor before the deadline. The Johnston County Board of Elections held an emergency meeting Friday afternoon and extended the deadline until Noon on Friday, July 23rd.
Former Mayor Jim Uzzle resigned in March 2021. Phillip Wright has been acting mayor since that time.