Chattooga Businesswoman Seeking Republican Nomination A local Chattooga County businesswoman is seeking the Republican nomination for the 11th District seat in the Georgia House. According to reports, Betty Brady a Summerville real estate agent is announcing her candidacy to run against Democrat Barbara Massey Reece from Menlo. Reece qualified earlier this week for her 6th term in the Georgia General Assembly. Reece had run un-opposed in the last election, not facing any challenge in the Democratic Primary, nor the general election. Reece is a retired school teacher from Menlo and the daughter of long time Chattooga County School Board Chairman Leroy Massey. Chattooga Radio News has not heard an official announcement from the Republican Candidate, however the Georgia Secretary of State’s states that Brady has qualified for the Republican Primary. (http://sos.georgia.gov/cgi-bin/QualifyingSearchResults.asp?RaceID=2) The 11th District is comprised of all of Chattooga County and a large portion of rural Floyd County, including Armuchee and Coosa.