The League of Women Voters hosted a forum for candidates in the 2015 Municipal elections in Franklin, NC. Five of the six Alderman candidates showed up. Susan Irvin read a statement from Joe Collins, who had a previous engagement and could not attend the forum. Mayor Bob Scott, who is running unopposed, also made a brief statement.
The full forum has been embedded below so you can see and hear what the candidates said without filtering through a reporter or editor.
The Candidates for Alderman (as pictured in the photo from left to right)
Verlin Curtis, incumbent. No campaign website or Facebook page. Contact at email@example.com
Joyce Handley, incumbent. No campaign website or Facebook page. Contact at firstname.lastname@example.org
Brandon McMahan, challenger. Facebook Page
Adam Kimsey, challenger, Facebook Page
Angela Moore, challenger. Facebook Page
Joe Collins, challenger (absent).
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MEDIA ROLL CALL (media organizations with reporters present)
Macon Media (me)
Macon County News and Shopping Guide
The Smoky Mountain News
The Franklin Press
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