The incumbent vice president of the Roswell Independent School District School Board is running for re-election in what is expected to be a tightly contested race.
George Peterson, 40, will be up against City Councilor Barry Foster and former state House Representative Pauline Ponce to represent southern and southeastern Roswell in District 4.
â€œAnytime you go into an election, youâ€™re worried about it,â€ Peterson said when asked about his competition. He added that every vote counts when voter turnout is low, as it usually is in school board elections.
Peterson, who served in the U.S. Air Force from 1990 through 1994, was first Login to read more