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Oconee Enterprise Candidate Forum

October 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The first forum is organized by The Oconee Enterprise and hosted by the University of North Georgia Oconee’s American Democracy Project.

It will take place in room 522 of the college campus.

Board of Education candidates will speak for the first 40 minutes, with the remaining time for candidates for the state House of Representatives and Senate. For the BOE, incumbent Amy Parrish and challenger Andrea Wellnitz are running for Post 2 while incumbent Kim Argo and challenger Fran Thompson are running for Post 3.

Georgia Senate District 46 is contested between incumbent Bill Cowsert and Democrat Marisue Hilliard. House District 117 is contested between incumbent Deborah Gonzalez and Republican Houston Gaines. House District 119 is contested between incumbent Jonathan Wallace and Republican Marcus Wiedower.
***All candidates except Wiedower will be participating.***


October 4
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


University of North Georgia Oconee Campus Room 522