Evangeline Parish Clerk of Court Walter Lee announced that the following candidates have qualified for office in the October 22 Primary Election Tuesday for the first day of qualifying:
State Representative, 38th District- Incumbent Bernard LeBas and Peter Vidrine;
Sheriff- David Cedillo, Russell “Moose” Evans, Incumbent Eddie Soileau and Ted Soileau;
Clerk of Court- Randall “Randy” Deshotel, Weber Lee “Coach Weber” Deshotels Jr., Incumbent Walter Lee and Greg Tate;
Assessor- Incumbent Dirk DeVille;
Coroner- Incumbent Dr. Charles Fontenot;
District One- Sherman Fontenot and Rocky Rider;
District Two- Incumbent Sidney Fontenot;
District Three- Incumbent Ryan Ardoin
District Four- Incumbent Lamar Johnson, Robert Johnson Sr. and Stan Leger;
District Five- Justin Deshotel, Joseph LeBleu Jr, Incumbent Bob Manuel and Kevin Veillon;
District Six- Incumbent Eric Soileau;
District Seven- Incumbent Bryan Vidrine;
District Eight- Earl “Tenny” Doucet and Incumbent Ryan “LeDay” Williams
District Nine-Virginia Freeman and Incumbent Richard “Blood” Thomas.
The qualifying continues through Thursday at 5;00pm at the Clerk of Court’s office in the courthouse.