More individuals are filing to run for municipal elections.

In Watauga, Barry Kaufman has filed to run for Beech Mountain Town Council, Melissa Deanne Pickett has filed for Blowing Rock town council. Jeffery Clayton Williams has filed for Seven Devils Town Council.

In Avery, Richard Norman has filed for Village of Grandfather Mayor, and Jill Norman filed for Grandfather Council. Scott Brown, Dick Case and Wade Wittman have filed for Sugar Mountain Council.

The filing period continues through 12 noon Friday July 16.

A full list of candidates in Watauga, Ashe and Avery will be posted after the filing deadline at