OAK ISLAND, NC (WECT) – WECT and the League of Women Voters are hosting two candidate forums on Thursday, October 17 from the Town of Oak Island.
The first forum will feature the candidates running for Mayor. The incumbent, Betty Wallace, is facing two challengers. Charles Warren, a former Brunswick County Commissioner, is running along with Scott Coe, a political newcomer. The mayoral candidates' forum begins at 6 p.m.
The second hour-long forum will feature three candidates running for two seats on Town Council. Incumbent Jim Medlin is running for re-election, and facing Loman Scott and Darrell A. Vickers. The forum will begin at 7 p.m.
WECT News Anchor Jon Evans will moderate both forums, featuring questions that were sent in by residents and property owners in Oak Island and others developed by the League of Women Voters.
Recorded versions of the forums can be seen on the politics page of wect.com through election day, November 5.
Watch the forum live in the video player above or at the top of the WECT News App.
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