THE CHALLENGERS AND THEIR KEY ISSUES

March 3, 2006 

Carol Brannock, R, Willow Springs

Promotes optional year-round and magnet schools

Brian Hale, R, Clayton

Promotes optional year-round and magnet schools and educating kids on finances

Sylvia Herring, R, Benson

Supports community schools, agrees with the overall strategy of the current board

Timothy Rainey, R, Selma

Keep parents informed and involved, make sure bond money is distributed equally across the county

Butler Hall, R, of Four Oaks

Make sure all schools get an equal share of bond money, less intrusive reassignments

Jimmy Edwards, D, of Selma

Improve discipline at schools and control construction costs

Linda Massengill, D, of Smithfield

Improve services for exceptional children and save money

Jeff Ferguson, Unaffiliated, Clayton

Better teacher retention and improve quality of education at all county schools

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