Who says young people aren’t politically active? The Athens Banner-Herald reports a 23-year-old substitute teacher is taking on Athens-Clarke Commissioner George Maxwell in his bid for re-election to a third term.
Donald Norris Jr. promises to be an advocate for the poor. “I’ve grown up in poverty, and I’ve seen people struggle,” Norris tells reporter Blake Aued. “I’ve seen the issue firsthand.”
Maxwell said recently that the Athens-Clarke government is doing all it can to help the poor. Read the complete story.