Rep. Larry Womble announced today that he will not be running for office. Womble currently represents House District 71. Previously, Womble had planned to run for Senate District 32.
Forsyth County Commissioner Everette Witherspoon filed to run for House District 71 today to replace Womble, running against former Winston-Salem city councilwoman Evelyn Terry who already filed.
Rep. Earline Parmon announced today at the Forsyth Board of Elections that she will run for Senate District 32. Parmon currently represents House District 72. Jimmie Bonham has filed to run for the district, replacing Parmon. Walter Marshall told YES! Weekly that he also plans to file for House District 72 on Thursday.
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