Candidates meet on Mercer County School Board issues

Cathy Decker/Staff reporter
Candidates running for the Mercer County School Board met Tuesday, March 22, 2011, answering questions about their candidacy. From left are Greg Beckman, Barbara Ann Chiles, Victor Johnson, Joseph Olson, Michael Lee Retherford, Jessica Sackville, Bill Smock, Ryan Struble and Marta Tucker.

A candidate forum made up of the nine candidates running for the Mercer County School Board was hosted by WRMJ radio station Tuesday night.

The radio station will hold another forum Thursday, March 24 at 7 p.m. in the Mercer County High School Auditorium, with candidates running for the Aledo City Council at the microphone. WRMJ also will broadcast the event at 102.3 fm.