Janus announces run for Biloxi mayor

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - The race for mayor of Biloxi got a bit more crowded Monday. State representative Michael Janus qualified to run for the job on the Republican side.

Also running as a Republican is longtime incumbent A.J. Holloway, who is seeking a fifth term in office. The only other candidate to qualify for the race is Democrat Jess Kennedy, Jr.

The qualifying deadline is this Friday at 5pm. Party primaries will be held in May, with the general election in June.