Whaley announces candidacy for County Commission

   Jim Whaley has announced that he will seek the 3rd District County Commissioner seat. Charles "Jim" Whaley stated that he is very proud of the people of the 3rd District and of Carter County and will work hard for their benefit.
   He added that he will strive to see that the people of the county get the best service possible for their tax dollars and that he will help to cut wasteful spending. "We must look toward the future and not just at quick fixes for now when the tax dollars are spent," Whaley said.
   Whaley stated that he will be available to the people of the 3rd District to speak with them at any time about their needs and concerns, and that he will listen to their opinions and act accordingly.
   Whaley has lived in the Central Community since 1973, where he resides with his wife, Joan, and their three children.