Candidate profiles: House District 2: Florence
Neal Florence believes his 34 years as a business owner and 23 years as LaFayette’s mayor will help him make the right decisions while setting the state budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1 if he’s elected to the state House of Representatives.
Candidate profiles: House District 2: Tarvin
Steve Tarvin says the state of Georgia is spending too much money.
“We’re heading too far into debt with the capital budget,” he said.
Candidate profiles: House District 2: Woodruff
Doug Woodruff’s top priority if he’s elected to the state House of Representatives is balancing a conservative budget.
Pennington kicks off campaign
Dalton Mayor David Pennington officially kicked off his campaign for governor on Monday. But he says his campaign is already well ahead of where he hoped it would be at this point.
Woodruff launches campaign for state House, District 2
ROCK SPRING — Republican Doug Woodruff’s campaign for election as state representative in Georgia’s House District 2 officially launched this week. House District 2 includes portions of Catoosa, Walker and Whitfield counties.
City elections Tuesday
Judging from early voting results, local municipal elections aren’t generating much interest.
Candidate profiles: Varnell City Council, Willocks
Michael Willocks says he wants to see Varnell continue growing in the direction it has been.
Candidate profiles: Varnell City Council, Pourquoi
Jan Pourquoi says the city of Varnell is broke.
“The next four years should be focused on finances,” said Pourquoi, 54, who has owned floor covering company Global Works LLC since 2006. “We did some big construction projects (a new City Hall and senior center) and now we need four years of financial reconstruction.”
Candidate profiles: Varnell mayor, Hulsey
During the past four years, Varnell has completed several major building projects, including a senior center and new City Hall.
Candidate profiles: Varnell mayor, Owens
During the past four years, the city of Varnell has completed a number of major new projects, including building a new City Hall and renovating the historic Varnell House and expanding it into a senior center. So where should the city focus its energy during the next four years?
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