Thursday, July 13th 6:30 PM The Halls Crossroads Women’s League will sponsor a local races debate at the Halls Senior Center 4410 Crippen Road 6 local races will be featured Chancellor Part III: Republican Mike Moyers and Democrat Jim Andrews, Criminal Court Judge: Republican Ray Lee Jenkins and Democrat Ken Irvine; General Sessions Judge Div. IV: Republican Andy Jackson,VI and Democrat Ursula Bailey; Register of Deeds: Republican Steve Hall and Democrat Scott Emge; Knox County Sheriff: Republican Tim Hutchison, Democrat Randy Tyree and Independent write-in Greg Cox; Knox County Commissioner, Seat 7-A: Republican R. Larry Smith and Democrat write-in Faith Tapp. The debate will be moderated by: Kay Watson, WBIR-TV News Reporter & Anchor The debate is free and open to the public.
Thursday July 13th at 7:00 PM on the other side of the town. The second and final debate in Knoxville between the three Republican candidates for U.S. Senate former Republican Congressman Ed Bryant, former Republican Chattanooga Mayor Bob Corker and former Republican Congressman Van Hilleary will be in debate format at West High School, located at 3326 Sutherland Avenue. The debate, is open to the public, is sponsored by WBIR-TV, The Knoxville News Sentinel, The League of Women Voters and WNOX NewsTalk 100. Bill Williams of WBIR will moderate the debate. Panelists will be Hallerin Hill, WNOX; Tom Humphrey, News Sentinel; and Robin Wilhoit, WBIR. Questions for the candidates may be sent to the Knoxville News-Sentinel here or by visiting the WBIR website here.