A Shelbyville business owner is running for an open magisterial seat in District 7, which is being vacated by retiring longtime magistrate Mike Whitehouse.
Edward Doyle, a Democrat, is vying against Republican Danny Eades for the seat – both are newcomers to the political arena.
Doyle, 57, has been co-owner of Performance Auto Care for 22 years. He is also a school bus driver for Shelby County Public Schools.
He said he seeking the magistrate seat to help preserve the quality of life in the county, as well as make it even better.