Ron Williams is seeking the office as a republican. the Pascagoula contractor says one of the key issues in his platform is improving public services.
"A simple thing that we're going to do in our state that's going to help everybody, we're going to stagger the hours of government offices, which means you can stay at your job all day and when you have business with the state they'll be open at 5:30 and 6 o'clock," says Williams.' 'Getting what the taxpayer is supposed to be getting is the top of my platform"
At this time Williams says he is not accepting campaign contributions because he wants the emphasis to be on his message and not money. Aside from public services, Williams' platform concentrates heavily on job creation and education.
Updated: 05/25/2013 - Two members of the Meridian City Council were ousted in Democratic Primary runoffs.