Posts tagged with "May 24 primary"

(LIVE) May 24 primary election results

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 24, 2016

The polls in the May 24 primary elections closed at 7 p.m. Several key races were on the ballot this year, including seats on the DeKalb County Commission and in the state Legislature. A potential upset was averted in the DeKalb County Commission District 4 race. Incumbent Commissioner Sharon Barnes Sutton trailed Steve Bradshaw, but neither had […]

Sharon Barnes Sutton is a no-show at Water’s Edge forum

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 19, 2016

Commissioner Sharon Barnes Sutton avoided yet another forum on May 18, declining to attend an event at Water’s Edge, one of the largest neighborhoods in her district. One of her two opponents in the May 24 primary, Lance Hammonds, is involved with the homeowners association. He said may residents of the neighborhood are fed up with […]

Sharon Barnes Sutton avoids scrutiny in days leading up to election

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 18, 2016

While most politicians jump at the chance to answer questions and meet the public, Commissioner Sharon Barnes Sutton has decided to lay low during her reelection campaign. Sutton, who represents District 4, has been a no show at public events, like a recent forum hosted by DeKalb Strong. She’s also not been returning calls to […]

DeKalb County candidates will attend town hall meeting at Oakhurst Baptist Church

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 16, 2016

Create Community 4 Decatur: Black Lives Matter is hosting a town hall for candidates in the May 24 primary elections on Tuesday, May 17. The town hall will be from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and will be held at Oakhurst Baptist Church, located at 222 E. Lake Drive, Decatur. “Join us in the Fellowship Hall […]

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