Forums planned for primary candidates


Several Republican Party forums featuring candidates in Wood County races will be held throughout January for local voters.

Those forums scheduled include the following:

Jan. 13 Holly Lake Republican Club will sponsor at Holly Lake, 6:30 p.m. for sheriff and Pct. 3 constable. 

Jan. 20 Carroll Green Civic Center (Quitman), sponsored by the Republican Women at 12:15 p.m. (after the club meeting) district judge and district attorney.

Jan 21 Winnsboro City Auditorium (sponsored by the HAWK Club and City of Winnsboro) 5:30 p.m. Sheriff forum is definite, but it has not been decided on district attorney and/or district judge races with the possibility of both attending.

Jan. 27 Quitman Public Library 6 p.m. sponsored by Lake County Republican Women will be sheriff and district attorney races. 

The forum at Horseshoe Bend is for a private homeowner’s association only and there will be one at Holiday Villages in February that will also be homeowner’s association only.