September 7-- The city of Lyons will have a new mayor in January. Ward Five councilman Willis NeeSmith has qualified for the office and has no oppostion in the November election. Incumbent Mayor John Moore did not seek re-election due to illness.
Two Lyons businessmen, Bill Mixon and Paul Mead, are running to succeed NeeSmith on the city council. Ward Three councilman Ivey Toole is unopposed for re-election.
Meanwhile, in Vidalia, there are no opposed incumbents. Assured of re-election are city council members Raymond Turner, Lisa Chesser and Brian Frost and school board members Bruce Asberry and Doug Roper.