Itta Bena mayor won’t run again

January 24, 2013 in News, Statewide News

Itta Bena Mayor Walter Parker says he won’t run for another term.

Parker tells the Greenwood Commonwealth that it is time to do something else. The 49-year-old Parker was elected mayor in 2009. Parker works at Mississippi Valley State University.

The filing deadline for city elections is March 8. Party primaries will be held on May 7, and the general election is June 4.