Andrew Shivers pulls out of House District 102 race

July 18, 2017

 

 

HATTIESBURG, MS. - Andrew Shivers, 31, announced Tuesday he will pull out of the House District 102 race. Shivers announced his candidacy last week.

 

He tells FOX 23 news, "After considering my chances in the current field of candidates. I've decided not to pursue the position any further."

 

He added, "The field is just too full of candidates with similar ideas. I have a one-year-old and would rather spend time with her." Shivers, an Ole Miss graduate, is a local insurance agent and said he will continue to spend time with his young family.

 

There are currently 4 contestants in the running. Kathryn Rehner, Cory Ferraez, Missy Warren McGee, and Casey Mercier.

 

Those seeking to run have until July 24 to turn in their qualifying paperwork.

 

 

 

 

Please reload

Toggle Closed Captions on/off through the YouTube video player settings

ARCHIVE

Please reload

Subscribe for Updates

  • Facebook App Icon
  • Twitter App Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
RSS Feed

WHPM/FOX23 is a proud member of the ADP

120 North 40th Avenue

Hattiesburg, MS 39401

(601)602-3174

Waypoint Media

© 2020 WHPM-TV