State Senate and House Candidates

District 26 state Senate candidates Mike Akin and Eddie Cheatham and District 9 state House candidates Sheilla Lampkin and Gary Meggs will meet Monday night in a debate sponsored by the Leadership Council of Ward 1, a Monticello organization.

The debate will get underway at 6 p.m. October 15 at the Revival Center Church located at 311 South Pine in Monticello.

The debate will be moderated by Dr. Bettye Gragg with Patty Wooten, of Seark Today; Beverly Burks of the Advance Monticellonian; and Joe Burgess of Monticello Live serving as panelists.