Haywood Democrats hold luncheon Friday
There will be a pot luck luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, where Haywood voters can meet and greet Democrats that will be running in the 2014 elections.
Haywood County Democratic Party Chair Janie Benson invites fellow Democrats to attend the luncheon at Democratic Headquarters, 286 Haywood Square in Waynesville.
"I believe we have an excellent field of candidates,and it's important that we express our appreciation to them for their willingness to serve while also demonstrating our determination to assist them in their efforts, Benson said. "Show your support by bringing a covered dish and help kick off this election cycle."
The candidate filing period closes at noon on Feb. 28 and the primary election day is scheduled for Tuesday, May 6.
One-stop voting for the primary will begin Thursday, April 24 and ends at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 3. General Election day is Tuesday, Nov. 4, with one-stop voting beginning Thursday, Oct. 23 and ending at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1.