Another candidate for Sallisaw mayor has withdrawn from the election. Bob Riggs withdrew his candidacy Thursday afternoon.
On Wednesday, Sallisaw Mayor Julie Ferguson also withdrew her candidacy.
Two remain as mayoral candidates for the Feb. 14 election, George Bormann and Jim Hudgens, who is presently serving as Ward 2 city commissioner.
The deadline to withdraw is at 5 p.m. Friday.
Sallisaw Police Chief Terry Franklin is unopposed in his bid for re-election and will automatically be returned to office.
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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