Candidate Forum Set For April 19

The Buncombe County Bar will hold a candidate forum for the May primary on Thursday, April 19th at 5:30pm in the Buncombe County Courthouse 5th floor courtroom.

This forum is being organized by the Buncombe County Bar as part of our responsibility for public service and public education regarding the legal system. The Buncombe County Bar is nonpartisan and the members of the Bar will make every effort to promote a fair and reasonable exchange of ideas within the forum. President-Elect James Kilbourne will serve as moderator for the Sheriff and District Attorney candidates.

The forum is open to all Bar members and to the public. Bar members are invited to submit questions via email to Bar Administrator Lisa-Gaye Hall at, with the subject heading “Question For Candidates.”