Republican Headquarters opens in Pomeroy


By Sarah Hawley - shawley@aimmediamidwest.com



The Meigs County Republican Party held it’s Headquarters opening on Friday with a visit from Fran DeWine, wife of Governor candidate Mike DeWine, and LeeAnn Johnson, wife of Congressman Bill Johnson. Pictured are (from left) Court of Appeals candidate Mike Hess, Board of Elections member Jimmy Stewart, Clerk of Courts Sammi Mugrage, Fran DeWine, Brett Jones, Auditor Mary Byer-Hill, LeeAnn Johnson, Commissioner Tim Ihle, EMS/911 Director Robbie Jacks, Republican Chairman Bill Spaun, Commissioner Randy Smith and State Rep. Jay Edwards.

The Meigs County Republican Party held it’s Headquarters opening on Friday with a visit from Fran DeWine, wife of Governor candidate Mike DeWine, and LeeAnn Johnson, wife of Congressman Bill Johnson. Pictured are (from left) Court of Appeals candidate Mike Hess, Board of Elections member Jimmy Stewart, Clerk of Courts Sammi Mugrage, Fran DeWine, Brett Jones, Auditor Mary Byer-Hill, LeeAnn Johnson, Commissioner Tim Ihle, EMS/911 Director Robbie Jacks, Republican Chairman Bill Spaun, Commissioner Randy Smith and State Rep. Jay Edwards.


Commissioner Randy Smith presents Cat’s Meow buildings of the Courthouse to Fran DeWine and LeeAnn Johnson.


POMEROY — The Meigs County Republican Party held the Republican Headquarters opening on Friday at the Ewing-Schwarzel Family Center on Second Street in Pomeroy.

Speaking at the opening were Fran DeWine, wife of Governor candidate Mike DeWine, and LeeAnn Johnson, wife of Congressman Bill Johnson.

For DeWine, this was the 81st county visited of Ohio’s 88 counties. She has since completed the tour of the state, visiting all 88 counties.

DeWine spoke about her husband, as well as listening to concerns from local residents and officials which she said she would take back to her husband.

Among the topics discussed were changes to 911 with Next-Gen 911, the Managed Care sales tax loss, and the drug epidemic.

The Republican Party will hold its annual Bean Dinner on Oct. 18 at the Mulberry Community Center. The event will begin at 6 p.m.

The Republican Headquarters will be open now through election day on Nov. 6.

The Meigs County Republican Party held it’s Headquarters opening on Friday with a visit from Fran DeWine, wife of Governor candidate Mike DeWine, and LeeAnn Johnson, wife of Congressman Bill Johnson. Pictured are (from left) Court of Appeals candidate Mike Hess, Board of Elections member Jimmy Stewart, Clerk of Courts Sammi Mugrage, Fran DeWine, Brett Jones, Auditor Mary Byer-Hill, LeeAnn Johnson, Commissioner Tim Ihle, EMS/911 Director Robbie Jacks, Republican Chairman Bill Spaun, Commissioner Randy Smith and State Rep. Jay Edwards.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2018/09/web1_9.27-Republicans-1_ne2018926135256522.jpgThe Meigs County Republican Party held it’s Headquarters opening on Friday with a visit from Fran DeWine, wife of Governor candidate Mike DeWine, and LeeAnn Johnson, wife of Congressman Bill Johnson. Pictured are (from left) Court of Appeals candidate Mike Hess, Board of Elections member Jimmy Stewart, Clerk of Courts Sammi Mugrage, Fran DeWine, Brett Jones, Auditor Mary Byer-Hill, LeeAnn Johnson, Commissioner Tim Ihle, EMS/911 Director Robbie Jacks, Republican Chairman Bill Spaun, Commissioner Randy Smith and State Rep. Jay Edwards.

Commissioner Randy Smith presents Cat’s Meow buildings of the Courthouse to Fran DeWine and LeeAnn Johnson.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2018/09/web1_9.27-Republicans-2_ne201892613532299.jpgCommissioner Randy Smith presents Cat’s Meow buildings of the Courthouse to Fran DeWine and LeeAnn Johnson.

By Sarah Hawley

shawley@aimmediamidwest.com