BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Wednesday, April 7 is the deadline for those interested in running for Biloxi mayor. Anyone interested in running must file paperwork by 5 p.m. to be a candidate in the upcoming special election on April 28.
So far, there are eight candidates in the running.
The candidates include: Victor Ainsworth, Cono Caranna, "FoFo" Gilich, Felix Gines, Pat Morris, Dixie Newman, "Windy" Swetman and Paul Tisdale.
Polls open Tuesday, April 28 from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. If a runoff is necessary it will be held May 12.