Qualifying for municipal elections continues through Friday


There are only a few days left to qualify for 2021 municipal elections.

Qualifying runs through Friday, Feb.5 at 5:00 pm.

Municipal elections for 2021 include races for mayor and alderman.

Kosciusko Mayor Jimmy Cockroft has already announced that he will not be running for reelection.

Additionally, alderman at-large Tim Kyle has announced that he will run for mayor of Kosicusko.

To qualify, interested candidates or a party election committee should visit City Hall to fill out the necessary paperwork.

If running for a party, the candidate or party should bring $10 check.

If running as an Independent, the candidate must obtain 50 signatures from his/her ward or from the city if running at-large.

A complete list of qualified candidates for the City of Kosciusko can be found here.

For more information, call Kosciusko City Hall at 662-289-1226.

2021 Municipal Elections:

  • Primary election: Tuesday, April 6.
  • Run-off election: Tuesday, April 27.
  • General election: Tuesday, June 8.

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