Originally created 09/19/06

School board seat to be filled by vote




SPECIAL ELECTION


Voters head to the polls today to fill the vacant District 3 seat on the Richmond County Board of Education. The seat was vacated by John Seitz who resigned to become a teacher in Richmond County. On Thursday, the school board approved his hiring.






CANDIDATES:

LAURETTA D. GORDON

AGE: 51

EDUCATION: Business administration degree from Draughons Business College

EMPLOYMENT: Substitute teacher and retired Westinghouse electrical mechanic

FAMILY: Two children and five grandchildren


ALEX HOWARD

AGE: 35

EDUCATION: Studied history at Georgia Southern University

EMPLOYMENT: Georgia Bank & Trust financial consultant

FAMILY: Wife, Katie, and three children


DISTRICT 3 POLLING PLACES


Polls will be open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. today.

PRECINCT LOCATION ADDRESS
301 Covenant Presbyterian Church 3131 Walton Way
302; 308 Augusta State Athletic Complex 3109 Marvin Vanover Drive
303 Aquatics Center 3157 Damascus Road
304; 310 Sue Reynolds Community Center 1345 Community Park Road
305; 306 First Baptist Church of Augusta 3500 Walton Way
307 Woodlawn Methodist Church 2220 Walton Way
309 Bayvale Baptist Church 2240 Bayvale Road

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