The forum is an opportunity to meet and ask questions of the candidates. All questions will be submitted in writing at the event.
The event will take place Oct. 15 at the W.E. Knox Center and will begin at 6 p.m. The forum will be moderated by Greg Mullis and is sponsored by the Jones County/Gray Chamber of Commerce and The Jones County News.
The mayor and council members all have opposition for their posts, with the exception of District Two Councilman Benny Gray.
Mayor Gus Wilson is opposed by Stephen Tingen, District One Councilman David Tufts by Rick Tipton, District Three Councilman Terrell Fulford by Grant Loosier, and District Four Councilman Terry Favors by Charles Myers. Mayor Pro Tem Loretta Lipsey is opposed by Ed Barbee.
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