Voters are invited to attend a Candidate Forum on Thursday, April 27, 2017 for the upcoming City Council and School Board elections.

The event will be held at the Green Barn Civic Center in Fairfield, Texas beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Candidates have been invited for Fairfield City Council, Teague City Council and Wortham School Board.

Freestone County Times is hosting the event; Editor Karen Leidy will serve as moderator.

After a brief introduction of the candidates, questions will be asked of each individual running for office.  Challengers will have an opportunity to respond, as well.

If you have any questions you would like to be asked, you are welcome to submit them to The “Times” office at 401 E. Commerce in Fairfield, or send via email to

Time permitting, questions may be taken from the audience, as well.

Get to know your local candidates, and be sure to vote for your candidate of choice during the School Board and City Council elections in May.

Hope to see you at the Candidate Forum on April 27th.