Candidates Forum Planned

The Mathews County Democratic Committee announces a candidates’ forum for the First District Democratic nomination. Herb Jones and Leslie Mehta will participate in the event on April 18 at St. Clare Walker Middle School in Locust Hill. Moderated by Pastor Douglas Riley, the forum will allow audience members to pose questions to the candidates. Early voting for the Democratic Primary begins May 3, with Election Day set for November 5. For more information on the candidates, visit their respective websites.