FLOWERY BRANCH – A Hall County marketing and communications consultant is the first to announce his run for the Hall County Commission post being vacated by Craig Lutz.
Republican Tony Beatty announced his candidacy for the District 1 post over the weekend at a kickoff rally at Allied Label Printing Systems in Flowery Branch with about 50 people in attendance.
Beatty said he served as Chairman and Treasurer of both the College Republicans and the Political Science Student Association at North Georgia College and State University. He was Treasurer for the Lanier Tea Party Patriots from 2011-2013. He also served as Political Director for the Georgia Association of College Republicans.