Business owner inspired to run by public service
by Ricky Leroux
04:00 AM, Thursday, October 23
MARIETTA — Erick Allen said the reason he got involved in politics is a long story. The Democrat challenging state Rep. Rich Golick (R-Smyrna) said he began suffering from Crohn’s disease complications in 2011. Five surgeries and six months later,...

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