Rhonda Heard was the only qualifier for District 2 and because current councilwoman, Rhonda Lines, is not seeking re-election, Heard will run unopposed in the upcoming municipal election on Aug. 25.  

Former Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville defeated veteran Alabama politician Jeff Sessions in a runoff Tuesday for the Republican nomination for Sessions' former seat in the U.S. Senate, according to projections by The Associated Press and other news organizations.