American Legion hosts local candidate forum attended by over 60 people January 31, 2024 - 05:00 Posted in: News The Bandera American Legion sponsored a forum for local candidates on Thursday, Jan. 25, which was attended by over 60 people.After introducing themselves, candidates in contested races were allowed to answer general questions that had been preselected by the legion.Each part of the program was timed by legion volunteers.The forum was conducted by Post Commander Susan Junker. She welcomed the group and laid out the rules of the forum for the candidates and audience.Some candidates unable to attend due to prior engagements sent statements to be read by Junker.The audience included local notables Gwenda Tschirhart, Judith Pannebaker, Lynn Palmer, Manny ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!