It’s an off-season, but there are still big local elections going on. One is for the mayor of Grovetown. Incumbent Mayor Gary Jones is running for his third term. His challengers are Ceretta Smith and Deborah Fisher.
County councilmen Andrew Siders and Chuck Smith along with former county councilman Gary Bunker announce intention to run for county council chair position if Ronnie Young is elected to the State House.
Health secretary nominee Tom Price says science shows that vaccines do not cause autism. That's a position that goes against views espoused by President Donald Trump, who has voiced skepticism about vaccine safety.