All of Mount Gilead’s 2013 municipal candidates participated in a “meet the candidates” event Thu., Oct. 17, 2013. The program was sponsored by Mount Gilead Concerned Citizens and WMTG, with support from the Mount Gilead Civitan Club.
The entire program is being rebroadcast periodically on WMTG through election day, Nov. 5, and here are links to the comments of each candidate…
Mayor Patty Almond – first elected in 2012, running for reelection
Former Mayor Earl Poplin – previously served as Mount Gilead Mayor, 2003-2012
TOWN COMMISSIONER (two seats available)
Commissioner Tim McAuley – running for reelection, currently serves as Mayor pro-tem
James Shuman – first run for the office of Town Commissioner
Woodrow Steele – has previously run for the office of Town Commissioner
Commissioner Branson Webb – running for reelection
Voter information is available from the Montgomery County Board of Elections at the courthouse in Troy, or by phone at 910-572-2024.