|Published: 9:36 AM, 04/02/2013
Author: Tommy Millsaps
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
The party primaries to determine
candidates for the August 2014 county general election are still
about a year away.
However, Dr. Bob Lovingood's recent
formal announcement he plans to run in the Republican Party Primary
against incumbent County Mayor Tim Yates has stirred some election
Yates this week said he does plan to
seek re-election, but he will wait until later to make a more formal
announcement on his election plans.
Because the Sweetwater city election
will be uncontested this June with only the incumbents running, local
politics lovers will have to wait a bit for any election fun.
The Monroe County Election Commission
in the coming weeks will make an announcement on the pickup dates.
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