Candidates forums set for Oct. 3 and 4; submit your questions now

pulaski chamberThe Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, along with its media partners The Patriot and The Southwest Times, are sponsoring Candidates Forums on Oct. 3 and 4.

Candidates in all five School Board races will appear in the Oct. 3 forum at Edwards Hall on the campus of New River Community College.

Candidates for the two competitive races for the Board of Supervisors (Cloyd and Massie Districts), along with the County Clerk of Court race will appear in the Oct. 4 forum at Edwards Hall.

Both forums begin at 7 p.m.

Questions for the forum will be collected in advance from the public via Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce e-newsletter, Pulaski County Patriot, and The Southwest Times. Attendees at the forums will also have an opportunity to submit questions the night of the forums.

The forums will be led by a neutral moderator and the event will be recorded.

If you have a question you would like to have answered at either of the forums, you can submit it in advance to the Chamber at or to The Patriot at

You can become more acquainted with all the candidates prior to the forums by viewing this year’s candidate videos produced by the T.G. Howard Community Center, which allows candidates an opportunity to discuss their platform in depth in an untimed setting.  To view these videos, visit T.G. Howard Community Center on Facebook.