Hamilton County Commission Chairman Fred Skillern set to face opposition in May primary

Hamilton County Commission Chairman Fred Skillern set to face opposition in May primary

November 4th, 2013 by Louie Brogdon in Local - Breaking News

Hamilton County Commissioner Fred Skillern is photographed in his office at Dixie Souvenirs, the Soddy-Daisy business he started with his father.

Photo by John Rawlston/Times Free Press.

Hamilton County Commission Chairman Fred Skillern is set to face opposition in the May primary.

Minutes after Skillern was key speaker at the Hamilton County Pachyderm Club's weekly lunch, Randy Fairbanks, a Republican accountant, announced he would seek to unseat the long serving commissioner in District 1.

For more, read Tuesday's Chattanooga Times Free Press.