North Augusta, S.C. (WJBF) – A second name is in the ring to become the next mayor of North Augusta.
Republican Bob Pettit confirms he is running for the position.
Pettit is a retired colonel of the U.S. Air Force.
His competition is Brett Brannon.
Brannon, a business owner, announced he was running in December.
The winner will take over for the longest serving mayor of North Augusta, Lark Jones.
Jones’ term ends on May 1st.