Politics & Government

Ben Carson in Georgetown next week

Randall Hill/For The Sun News

Presidential hopeful and neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson will be in Georgetown next week.

Carson will speak at the free event noon May 8 at the Winyah Auditorium at 1200 Highmarket St. in Georgetown as a guest of Georgetown County Federation of Republican Women and the Georgetown Republican Party.

Carson has said he is considering running in the Republican presidential primary.

Space is limited and those wishing to attend are asked to reserve a seat by contacting Judy Clarke at judyclarke32@gmail.com.

There also will be a private event for those wishing to meet and speak with Carson. To attend the private event, chucks can be made payable to GCFRW and mailed to GCFRW @ Renee, P.O. Box 823, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

For more information, call Clarke at 299-0064.

Contact MAYA T. PRABHU at 444-1722 or on Twitter @TSN_mprabhu.