East Ridge Judicial Forum Set for Next Week

The East Ridge Ruritan Club will be sponsoring a judicial forum next Thursday, Chattanoogan.com reports. The event will be held at the East Ridge Elementary School Gym from 6 to 8 p.m. and feature candidates for city judge and court clerk. Attendees will be allowed to ask questions of the candidates. Local attorney Kellyann Mulroony Johnson will moderate the forum. Three candidates are running for judge: incumbent Arvin Reingold, Ryan Hanzelik and Cris Helton. For the first time the city also choose between two – Patricia Cassidy and Richard “Cubby” Owens – for the newly elected position of court clerk.