Chamber to host candidates forum

Daily staff report

The Front Royal-Warren County Chamber of Commerce’s Legislative Committee plans to host a forum next week for Town Council candidates.

The Chamber will hold the public forum at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Warren County Government Center, 220 N. Commerce Ave. Questions will be asked of the seven candidates running for three seats on Town Council who have been submitted prior to the event and screened by a panel of Chamber and media representatives.

Councilmen N. Shae Parker and Hollis Tharpe are running for re-election. Candidates also on the ballot are: Alford Carter III, John Connolly, Bebhinn Egger and Robert Tennett. Mayor Timothy Darr is running unopposed for re-election to his seat. Councilman Thomas Sayre is not seeking re-election.

The Chamber encourages the public to submit questions for consideration no later than Monday. Contact the Chamber at 635-3185 or visit http://www.frontroyalchamber.com for more information.

Election Day is Nov. 4.