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Junior League to host forum for Douglas County state, local candidates Tuesday
by Staff Reports
April 18, 2014 10:04 PM | 2637 views | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The Junior League of Douglas County State Public Affairs Committee is set to host a political forum Tuesday, April 22, at 6:30 p.m. at the Douglasville Conference Center ballroom, 6700 Church St. in downtown Douglasville.

The event will give voters a chance to meet political candidates running for various positions, and to have specific questions answered before the May 20 primary election.

Confirmed candidates include Senate District 30 candidate Bill Hembree; State Court Judge candidates Judge Neal Dettmering and Sonya Compton; Douglas County School Board District 4 candidates Tyler Barr, Denny Bridges, Lauren McCoy and Michelle Simmons; Douglas County Board of Commissioners District 4 candidates Commissioner Ann Jones Guider and J.R. McCoy; and 13th Congressional District candidate Michael Owens.

For more information about the political forum, please contact Myesha Good via email at or Allison Williams at

The Junior League of Douglas County is an organization for women committed to promoting volunteerism, to developing the potential of women, and to improving the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Our purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. The Junior League of Douglas County reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to volunteerism.

For more information about JLDC please visit our website at

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