A Dothan resident throws his name in the hat in the Alabama House District 85 race.
Republican Bobby Lewis announces he's running for the seat. Lewis's special announcement was made during the Houston County Republican Executive Committee's meeting Monday night.
Lewis will run against Dothan businessman Ron Wilson for the republican nomination.
Deadline for qualifying is February 7th.
Lewis is also announcing his candidacy to the public Tuesday at 4 p.m. on the square in Headland.
The winner of the Republican Primary will run against incumbant Democrat Dexter Grimsley.