Monday, August 30, 2010 at 6:30 am (Updated: August 30, 7:20 am)
Ask Nick Forrester why he decided to run for Roane County commissioner and he doesn’t hesitate to answer.
“To try to make Roane County a better place to live,” he said.
Forrester is not sure why more people his age aren’t seeking office to try and do the same thing.
“Your guess is as good as mine,” he said.
At 25, Forrester will be the youngest member of the county commission. He was also the youngest person to even seek a commission seat in the August election.
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