Fall candidate forum set for Oct. 11

LAURINBURG — Laurinburg/Scotland County Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Extension & Community Association County Council and the Junior Service League, will host the 2018 Candidates’ Forum at the Scotland County Arts Council at 131 S. Main St. on Thursday, Oct. 11, at 5:30 p.m.

The forum will provide an opportunity for citizens of Scotland County to question candidates their concerns affecting the county and to meet candidates running for political offices. Candidates or a representative from U.S. House of Representatives, N.C. Senate District 25, N.C. House District 48, County Commissioners, Board of Education and Scotland County Sheriff’s Office will express their views to the residents of Scotland County.

The forum will provide an opportunity for citizens of Scotland County to question candidates their concerns affecting the county and to meet candidates running for political offices. Each candidate will have two minutes to make opening remarks about his or her platform and qualifications. After all candidates have made opening statements, the media will ask questions followed by audience questions.

For information on the 2017 Fall Candidate Forum please contact the Chamber at 910-276-7420.

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