Republican Tommy Adams filed for District 3 on the Board of Commissioners. Adams works in the real estate and golf industries and is a graduate of Appalachian State University with degrees in finance and economics.
Adams' filing Tuesday ensures that each of the three commissioner races will be competitive. Adams will square off against Democrat Billy Kennedy, who filed Feb. 13.
In District 2, incumbent Vince Gable, a Republican, will run against Democrat John Welch.
In District 1, Democrat Virginia Roseman will face Republican Tim Wilson.Read More at the Watauga Democrat Web site...
There is still one more day for candidates to file.
UPDATE...ADDITIONAL ARTICLE IN THE BLOWING ROCK NEWS (CLICK HERE)