Eight Candidates In Running For Appointment To County Commission District 9 Seat

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Eight candidates are in the running for the District 9 vacancy on the County Commission.

 

The deadline to file was Monday at 4 p.m.

 

Those seeking the post vacated by Chester Bankston are:

 

Shannon Stephenson

Jeff Eversole

Stephen Highlander

Dean Moorhouse

Tunyekia Adamson

Andrew Mullins

Rob Healy

Charles Lowery Jr.

 

The appointment will be by the County Commission at a meeting on June 2.

 

Commissioner Bankston said he has sold his house and is moving to Florida.

 

His resignation is effective May 31.

 


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