Leitchfield businessman and retired mail carrier Rick Embry announced last week that he has ﬁled to run for the Leitchfield City Council.
Embry has served the community in many ways, including as a member of the City Council, Utilities Commission, fire department, site-based school council, and School Board. He is currently on the Grayson County Fair Board and the Leitchfield High School Alumni board.
Embry and his wife of 44 years have two children and have operated the local bike shop for 40 years.
The election for the City Council will be held in 2016, and the last day to ﬁle is Jan. 31.