The Clay County Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring two upcoming political forums, both to take place at the Clay County YMCA in the community room.
The state candidate forum will take place Thursday, Sept. 27, at 6:30 p.m. Candidates in attendance will be State Representative District 46 candidates Bob Heaton and James (Jim) Mann II, State Representative District 44 candidate Richard Thompson and State Representative District 42 candidate Alan Morrison.
The county candidate forum will take place Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 6:30 p.m. Candidates in attendance will be Judge of the Circuit Court candidate Joseph Trout, Judge of the Superior Court candidates Robert Pell and J. Blaine Akers, Commissioner District 1 candidate Jack Withers, Commissioner District 2 candidates Tony Fenwick and Charlie Brown, and County Council, At-Large candidates Pat Heffner, John Nicoson and Mike McCullough.
Refreshments will be served at both forums, and audience members will have a chance to ask questions.