Tag: Hamilton County Republican Party

Hamilton County Republicans mourn longtime leader Harold Coker

Local GOP stalwart and benefactor Harold Coker has died. Hamilton County Republican Party chairman Tony Sanders sent this message to the party’s email list: It is with great sadness that I send this email out this morning. Harold Coker passed

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Hamilton County Lincoln Day Dinner, storified

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Mayfield churns 3rd District race

As expected, Athens businessman Scottie Mayfield will run in the Republican primary, WRCB-TV anchor Callie Starnes alerted this afternoon on Twitter. I will be covering the Hamilton County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner tonight, and hope to get a statement

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Wamp, Smith dominate straw poll

U.S. Rep. Zach Wamp bested rivals Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam and Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey with 294 of 378 votes cast. In the primary for the Third District seat being vacated by Wamp, former party chair Robin Smith won 201

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