FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: David Bradley
Athens-Area Chamber of Commerce
Oconee County Chamber of Commerce
The Athens-Area and Oconee County Chambers of Commerce are partnering to host a Candidates Forum on Thursday, October 11, 2018, 6:00-8:00 pm. The Forum will be held at Piedmont Athens Regional in the Medical Services Building, 3rd Floor Auditorium, located at 242 King Avenue, Athens, Ga.
Commitments have thus far been received from the following candidates: Senator Bill Cowsert (Senate District 46); Senator Frank Ginn and Dawn Johnson (Senate District 47); Representative Deborah Gonzalez and Houston Gaines (House District 117) and Representative Jonathan Wallace & Marcus Wiedower (House District 119).
Tim Bryant, News Director for WGAU, has agreed to serve as moderator and WGAU will broadcast live.
The Forum will have the following format:
For more information about the Candidate Forum, please contact David Bradley, President/CEO of the Athens-Area Chamber or Courtney Bernardi, President of the Oconee County Chamber.