The filing period opens later this week for candidates seeking office in the municipal elections this fall. Elections will be held in the towns of Macon, Norlina and Warrenton on Tuesday, Nov. 5.

In Macon and Norlina, all five commissioners’ seats in each town and the mayors’ seats will be on the ballots.

In Warrenton, four seats on the seven-member town board, which has staggered terms, will be up for grabs. Those four seats are currently held by John Blalock, Margaret Britt, Michael Coffman and Frank Holt.

The filing period opens at noon on Friday, July 5, and closes at noon on Friday, July 19, at the Warren County Board of Elections, 309 N. Main St., Warrenton. The filing fee is $5.

For more information, call the board of elections at 252-257-2114.