• District 3 Republican school board candidates are (from left) Mark Patterson, Paul Brown and Joe Wood.

District 3 School board debate

   The three Republican candidates for the two open seats on the Board of Education debated Wednesday afternoon at WKRK.

   Candidates included incumbent school board member Paul Brown, along with challengers Mark Patterson and Joe Wood.

   The debate was sponsored jointly by the Cherokee Scout, Andrews Journal and WKRK.