24th senatorial district http://wkms.org en Union City Democrat to Run for 24th District Seat http://wkms.org/post/union-city-democrat-run-24th-district-seat <p>Three candidates for Northern Tennessee&rsquo;s 24<sup>th</sup> Senatorial District seat have filed petition to run for the office in August.&nbsp; Martin Community Development Director Brad Thompson is the sole Democrat on the ballot. Thompson says he wants to bring compromise to the position.</p><p><em>&ldquo;You know there&rsquo;s enough of the partisan bickering. I want to work with both parties to make progress on what matters. I&rsquo;ll consider a good idea from anybody. Good ideas are just that: a good idea, and they don&rsquo;t come with party labels.&rdquo;</em></p> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 21:22:17 +0000 Seth Helton 17532 at http://wkms.org Union City Democrat to Run for 24th District Seat Jowers to Run for 24th District Senate Seat http://wkms.org/post/jowers-run-24th-district-senate-seat <p>Obion County Commissioner Danny Jowers announced he will run for the 24<sup>th</sup> district Senate seat left vacant by Roy Herron. Jowers is a resident of Kenton where he is serving his third term on the Obion County Commission. He has served as director for Obion County Emergency Management since 2009. Jowers will run on the Republican ticket. He says his campaign will focus on job creation and retention. Other candidates have yet to file for the position.</p> Tue, 14 Feb 2012 21:58:43 +0000 Seth Helton 16922 at http://wkms.org