Campaign Notebook: Mosley launches campaign

Campaign Notebook: Mosley launches campaign

May 26th, 2014 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

Mosley launches campaign

Karitsa Mosley, Democratic candidate for Hamilton County School Board District 5, will hold her campaign kick-off from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at 3204 Brainerd Road, between the Brainerd Tunnels and The Comedy Catch.

For more information email kmosley4school

Sparks seeks Sessions seat

Rex Sparks will launch his campaign for Hamilton County Sessions Court judge from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Jefferson's Restaurant, 618 Georgia Ave.

Those planning to attend are asked to RSVP by calling 423-805-4646.

Democrats plan to meet

The Marion County Democratic Party will meet at 6 p.m. CDT Tuesday in the Senior Activities Center in South Pittsburg, Tenn.

The agenda will include the August county general election along with introduction of candidates for local, state and national offices. Light refreshments will be served starting at 5:30 p.m.

The activities center is at 315 Elm Ave. For information email or call 423-903-9724.

Signs available Wednesday

General Sessions Judge Christie Mahn Sell will hold a sign pick-up party from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the offices of Speak, Turner and Webb, 631 Cherry St.

Those who can't make it but would still like a sign may email Visit ChristieSellForJudge.Com for more information about the campaign and volunteer opportunities.

Graham kicks off re-election

Joe Graham will kick off his re-election campaign for the 6th District Hamilton County Commission seat from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Chattanooga Choo Choo. There will be hors d'oeuvres and live music by the Mountain Cove Blue grass Band.

Voters are invited to meet and greet fellow supporters and local leaders.

Bankston seeking seat

Chester Bankston, Republican county commissioner in District 9, will launch his re-election campaign from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the fire hall training center at 9100 Snow Hill Road in Ooltewah.

Bone running for District 9

Melinda Bone, a Democrat seeking the District 9 commission seat, will hold a fundraising picnic Saturday at Pavilion 2 at Harrison Bay State Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Donation plates are $10 and include hot dogs, chips, dessert and drinks. For more information, email

Eric McRoy fundraiser set

Eric McRoy, Democratic candidate for House District 27, will be the guest at a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the home of Jim and Annie Hall, 12 Highdown Court, Signal Mountain.

For more information email

Sign up now for GOP picnic

The Hamilton County Republican Women's annual picnic is set for 6 to 8 p.m. June 2 at the home of Lill and Harold Coker, 6730 Standifer Gap Road.

The deadline for reservations is May 30. For information or reservations call Patsy Henry at 423-894-6269 or email

Marion GOP cookout set

The annual candidate cookout sponsored by the Marion County Republican Party is set for 6 p.m. CDT on June 27 at the Kimball Town Hall, 695 Main St. in Kimball, Tenn.

Voters are invited to meet the candidates and share in a meal. Tickets are $10 and are available at