Incumbent State Representative Barbara Massey Reece is gearing up for her re-election bid in 2012.  Reece, a Democrat from Menlo, will be running to keep her seat in the General Assembly and will be facing Republican opposition in the fall of next year.  The Committee to Elect Barbara Massey Reece has announced an event next Thursday evening, January 5th at the Chattooga Civic Center in Summerville. 

"Coffee, Tea and Conversation with our State Representative" will be held from 4PM – 6 PM and is a fundraiser for candidate. 
Coming up on January 20th the Chattooga County Democratic Party will be hosting an event at the Summerville Depot.  "Meet the Candidate Night" is scheduled to be held from 6 PM – 8 PM.  Many local elected officials and Democratic candidates have committed to the event which will feature free hot -dogs and trimming by the local Democrats.