Jefferson County District Three Justice of the Peace Delton Wright has announced he will be a candidate for re-election in the May Democratic Primary.
Wright will be seeking his eighth term on the Quorum Court.
He is chairman of the health and welfare committee and serves on the building and grounds and community cevelopment/grants committees of the county’s legislative body.
Wright is the owner and president of Wright Properties.
He is a member of the Arkansas Association of Counties, Democratic Central Committee, executive board and life member of the NAACP, member of the West Side Businessmen’s Association, Southeast Arkansas Male Chorus, Highland Baptist Church and Haygood Lodge No. 407.
“Thank you District Three supporters for allowing dedicated, proven leadership to take you in the right direction for 14 years,” Wright said in a press release. “I remain committed to the community and Jefferson County and ask that you let the right experience work for you.”