According to a Facebook announcement by KALB Television, Marine Corps Sgt. Douglas Brown of Cheneyville announced he’s running for State Senate Dist. 31 as a Republican. The seat is being vacated by Gerald Long.
Brown enlisted after 9/11 and served five tours over 10 years.
Former Clerk of Court in Natchitoches Parish Louie Bernard has also announced he will be a candidate for that seat.