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Republican Party hosts caucus

Republican Party hosts caucus
Republican Party hosts caucus | Dr. Ron Kirkland, Stephen Fincher, Eddie McDearmon, David Hawks,

REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES – David Hawks (from left), Alex Britt and Eddie McDearmon were chosen by the local Republican Party for upcoming county races.
Despite the wintry weather, local Republicans still gathered to hear from prospective candidates and select local people to join in the upcoming races.
The Weakley County Republican Party held a meeting and dinner with Congressional candidates Dr. Ron Kirkland and Stephen Fincher.
Both Kirkland and Fincher were given the opportunity to introduce themselves and answer various questions concerning their candidacy. After meeting with the Congressional candidates the party held its caucus to select candidates for county offices.
There were three candidates selected – Eddie McDearmon of Dresden for Constable in the 9th District, David Hawks of Martin for County Commissioner for the 7th District, and Alex Britt of Sharon for Weakley County Trustee.
Eddie McDearmon is a former police officer and county constable who has recently decided to run as a Republican. David Hawks is the current chairman of the Weakley County Republican Party and  former candidate for state representative. Alex Britt is currently secretary for the party and is a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Martin. 

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