NAACP to host BOE candidates forum

The Clayton County chapter of the NAACP will hold a political forum, featuring candidates for the Clayton County Board of Education, on Tuesday at 7 p.m., at the Lakewin Christian Center, which is located at 6449 Church Street, in Riverdale.

According to an announcement from forum organizers, candidates will present their platforms and answer questions from the audience. There are four seats on the school board up for re-election, representing districts 1, 4, 8, and 9.

School Board Chairperson Alieka Anderson is running unopposed in District 8.

For more information on the forum, call (770) 471-0669.

-- Curt Yeomans