Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

WWE Hall of Famer Kane (Glenn Jacobs) has made it official that he will seek a second term as Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee.

Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

Jacobs first announced back in March that he will seek re-election next year. He then kicked off his re-election campaign in October.

Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

In an update, Jacobs took to Twitter this week and revealed that he has filed necessary paperwork to run for the office again.

Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

“Picked up my petition sheet for Knox County Mayor yesterday! It’s been an honor serving you and I would love to have your support to serve the Knox County community again,” he tweeted.

Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

Knox County records show that Jacobs, a Republican, will be running against Democrat Tyler Givens. Givens picked up his petition sheet on the same day but as of 2:30pm on Tuesday, Jacobs and Givens had not returned their completed sheets.

Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

Jacobs became Mayor of Knox County after winning the 2018 Election, defeating Democrat Linda Haney with 66.39% of the vote.

Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

Kane has not appeared for WWE since the September 17 SmackDown from Knoxville, TN.

Kane seeks Re-election as Mayor of Knox County

Kane has not wrestled since competing in the 30-Man Royal Rumble Match this past January.