Candidates continue to throw their hat in the ring for the upcoming may primary.
Tuesday Brian Brown of Pitt County announced his republican candidacy for the District 9 House of Representatives seat. Brown is the founder and president of Rep Express catering in Greenville. He says this is his first time running for any political office.
Brown says these are tough times for working families, and businesses and he is committed to the necessary actions to push forward and get results.
Democrat Marian McLawhorn currently represents District 9.