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Political forum in Long County tonight
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organize a forum where potential voters can learn about each of the candidates for the upcoming election.

This Tuesday at 6:00 p.m., the group will sponsor a “Get to Know the Candidates” night at Long County High School’s cafeteria. The forum is being put together to give the voters of the county a chance to see each candidate up close, learn about their future visions for Long County, and how they plan to move in that direction.

The public is invited to attend.

The candidates who will be running in the upcoming July 15 primary are:


Sheriff’s Race

Cecil Nobles (incumbent), Democrat

Darrell Balance, Democrat

Frank McClelland Jr., Democrat


Tax Commissioner’ Race

Marjorie DeLoach, Democrat

Becky Simmons, Democrat


1st District County Commissioner’s Race

Marty Adams Jr., Democrat

David Richardson, Democrat


2nd District County Commissioner’s Race

Jacob Pitts, Democrat

Wallace Shaw, Democrat


Arthur Davis, Republican

Leslie Rae Sutton, Republican

Tim Works, Republican


3rd District County Commissioner’s Race

Joel Andrew Fuller, Democrat, (unopposed)


4th District County Commissioner’s Race

Cliff DeLoach, Democrat, (incumbent/unopposed)


5th District County Commissioner’s Race

Amy Davis Nutting, Democrat

Robert Charles Walker, Democrat


Clerk of Superior Court

Frank Middleton, (incumbent/unopposed) Democrat



Emmett Patterson Jr., (incumbent/unopposed) Democrat

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