Mayoral candidates to participate in first forum on Tuesday

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All four of the candidates running for Mayor of Summerville have committed to participate in a forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Coastal Coffee Roasters.

The Dorchester County Republican Women's Club is hosting the forum. The event might be the first opportunity for voters to hear all four candidates speak at one time.

The candidates include Dorchester County Councilman Bill Hearn, former Summerville Fire Chief Ricky Waring, local musician Fleming Moore, and real estate agent Brandon King. 

Todd J. Billman, executive director of the Dorchester County Election Commission, will also be available to discuss the new voting machines.

Election Day is Nov. 5.