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Candidates qualify for Alabaster elections

Published 10:35am Thursday, July 19, 2012


July 17 marked the end of the qualifying period for Alabaster’s municipal elections, which will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 28.

During the election, voters will be able to cast their votes for one of the three mayoral candidates, and will be able to vote for a candidate to represent their ward on the Alabaster City Council.

For more information on Alabaster’s city elections, visit and click on the “Election 2012 information” link.

The following is a list of candidates for mayor and the City Council:


David M. Frings — incumbent

Marty Handlon

Kevin Brand

Council Ward 1:

Sophie Martin — incumbent

Council Ward 2:

Robert “Bob” Hicks — incumbent

George Oldroyd

Council Ward 3:

Stacy Rakestraw — incumbent

Leslie “Les” Zemnes

Council Ward 4:

Rick Walters — incumbent

Council Ward 5:

Russell Bedsole

Council Ward 6:

Scott Brakefield — incumbent

Council Ward 7:

Tommy Ryals — incumbent

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