Former Tuskegee mayor making a run for the state legislature

Tuskegee, Ala. (WSFA) -- Former Tuskegee mayor and state legislator Johnny Ford wants to return to the Alabama Senate.

Ford will officially kick of his campaign for the District 28 seat next week.

He says he'll focus on agriculture and fighting for new industry.

Ford will face senator Myron Penn who is serving his second term serving District 28 in the senate.