Harry James, Carleton Vaughn vie for probate court judge

Probate Court Judge

Name: Harry James, Democrat

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Probate Court Judge candidate Harry James said he wants to educate the community about the role of probate court in family matters.  MICHAEL HOLAHAN/STAFF
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Probate Court Judge candidate Harry James said he wants to educate the community about the role of probate court in family matters.

Age: 61

Family: Wife, Sharon; two children

Political experience: None

Education: Savannah State College, Bachelor of Science; George Washington University, law degree

Why are you running for office? To promote community education about the role of probate court in family matters

Name: Carleton Vaughn, Republican

Age: 70

Family: Wife, Billie Leigh Holding; seven children; seven grandchildren

Political experience: None

Education: University of Georgia, law degree; Southern Methodist University, Master of Laws degree in taxation

Why are you running for office? To formally take the role of probate judge after 14 years of part-time duty


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