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Meet Your GOP County Board of Commission Chair Candidates

Both Douglas County GOP Board of Commission Chair candidates, Rita Rainwater and Tom Worthan, introduced themselves at a candidate forum Monday night.

Both Chair candidates, Rita Rainwater and Tom Worthan, introduced themselves at a candidate forum Monday night.

Rita Rainwater, a former Douglas County Commission Chairman is challenging incumbent and, current Chairman, Tom Worthan.

Rainwater was the Douglas County Commission Chairman from Jan. 1992 to Dec. 2004. She was the county manager of Meriwether County since serving on the Douglas Commission.

Worthan has been the Douglas County Commission Chairman since 2004, defeating Rainwater to earn the seat.

The Republican primary is July 31. The winner of that election will face Democrat Romona Jackson Jones in the Nov. 6 election.

The attached videos are of the candidates introducing themselves to those who attended Monday night's candidate forum at in Douglasville.

Douglasville Patch will publish more video of the forum over the next few days.

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JB June 28, 2012 at 05:12 AM
You have to be kidding! What a chose! Personally I believe once you serve 2 terms you should never be allowed to run for that office again. This county has been run by the same people for way too many years!
JB June 28, 2012 at 05:13 AM
oops sorry choice not chose!!!
Bruce June 28, 2012 at 10:45 PM
Worthan, Rainwater or Jones. UMP!

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