Joni Hogancamp

Courtesy of Joni Hogancamp's campaign

Paducah area businesswoman Joni Hogancamp has filed to run for the state's 3rd district House seat. 

LANCE DENNEE, WKMS

  Paducah businesswoman Joni Hogancamp has announced a second run for the third district seat in the Kentucky House of Representatives.

Both images via Kentucky LRC

On a night when Republicans took control of the Kentucky House of Representatives for the first time in nearly a century, some local Democrats managed to retain their seats.

lrc.state.ky.us

According to recent postings on the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance website, local state Representatives running for re-election this year are out-fundraising their opponents by a mostly wide margin.

Lance Dennee, WKMS / Watkins Hogancamp

Candidates for the Kentucky House of Representatives 3rd District (part of McCracken County) squared off in a forum hosted by the Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce Thursday. Candidates outlined their positions on the Affordable Care Act, the pension system, regulations on business and more.