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JWL 's Big Night Out raises $10,000 for Partnership for Children of Johnston County

Junior Women's League of Smithfield to Host Johnston County Board of Education Candidate Forum

The Junior Women's League of Smithfield, NC, in partnership with the Johnston County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., the Triangle East Chamber of Commerce, Country Superstars 102.3, and The Smithfield Weekly Sun, will host the candidates running for Johnston County Board of Education for a candidate forum at 7:00pm on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at the Johnston County Agricultural Center, located at 2736 NC Highway 210 in Smithfield.


A question and answer session will take place from 7:00pm until 8:00pm, and a meet and greet with candidates will follow from 8:00pm until 8:30pm. Doors will open at 6:30pm.


The purpose of the Candidate Forum is to give Johnston County voters an opportunity to hear candidates discuss the issues of importance to them in this election. The event is free and open to the public.


The public may submit questions for this forum here.


Questions will be forwarded to the Forum Facilitator who will select questions after considering time restraints and eliminating repetitive ones. We do not guarantee that every question will be used. Please note:

* All questions must be submitted using the linked form and received prior to the forum.

* Questions may not be directed at or to a specific candidate.

* Each question must be stated clearly and address one topic.

* Questions will be accepted until Monday, February 17.

Thank you to the candidates and the members of the public who joined us for the forum, and to all of the sponsors for making it possible! 

To hear the forum as recorded by Country Superstars 102.3, please click here.

To view WRAL's recording, please click here.

To read the Smithfield Weekly Sun's profiles of the candidates, please click here.

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