Runoff election is today

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Polls open at 7 this morning for run off elections for two races – state and one local.

Locally, two candidates are vying for the County Commission District 4 seat.

• Kyle Adams, a current police officer and member of the Alabama National Guard.

There’s also a runoff for District 1 state Board of Education.

Kylan Lewis, a retired aerospace engineer.

• Matthew Brown, incumbent, is a Fairhope resident and engineer with the Baldwin County Highway Department. Gov. Bentley appointed Brown to the board in July.

• Jackie Zeigler, is a retired principal at Mary B. Austin Elementary School in Mobile. While she was principal the school won the National Blue Ribbon Award.

To vote in the runoff, you must present a valid photo ID. Those include:

• Valid driver’s license;

• Valid Non-driver ID;

• Valid Alabama photo voter ID;

• Valid state issued ID (Alabama or any other state);

• Valid federal issued ID;

• Valid US passport;

• Valid employee ID from federal government, state of Alabama, county government, municipality, board, authority or other entity of this state;

• Valid student or employee ID from a college or university in the State of Alabama;

• Valid military ID;

• Valid tribal ID.

Polls close at 7 p.m.