Election-Local

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  • Doug Woodruff.jpg 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.

    December 28, 2013 1 Photo

  • pennington starts campaign.jpg 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.

    November 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • 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.

    November 14, 2013

  • City elections Tuesday

    Judging from early voting results, local municipal elections aren’t generating much interest.

    November 3, 2013

  • Candidate profiles: Varnell City Council, Willocks

    Michael Willocks says he wants to see Varnell continue growing in the direction it has been.

    October 21, 2013 1 Story

  • 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.”

    October 21, 2013 1 Story

  • 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.

    October 20, 2013 1 Story

  • 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?

    October 20, 2013 1 Story

  • Candidate profiles: Cohutta Town Council, Ben Manis

    Asked how long he’s served on the Cohutta Town Council, Ben Manis laughs.
    “I’m not sure,” he said. “It’s been awhile.”

    October 19, 2013 2 Stories

  • Candidate profiles: Cohutta Town Council, Wesley Mahan

    Wesley Mahan says he’s been all over the world. Charleston, S.C., England, Germany and Spain, among other places. That’s partly due to his military career with the Air Force and National Guard.

    October 19, 2013 2 Stories