The qualifying deadline for two Board of Education positions is Friday, September 3, by 5 p.m.
The District 1 and District 2 seats will be on the November 2 ballot. Incumbent school board members from those districts are Marilyn Young, District 1, and Lawyer Porter Jr., District 2.
Circuit Clerk Sharon Reynolds said there will also be a special election to fill the unexpired term of former District Attorney Laurence Mellen, who retired earlier this year.
Other races on the November ballot are: U.S. House of Representatives, 2nd Congressional District; Chancery Judge, District 7, Position 3; and one District 11 Circuit judgeship.