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Highlands Today holding school board candidate forum

— Highlands Today is hosting a candidate forum Thursday at the South Florida State College University Center Auditorium in Avon Park.

District 1 and District 5 candidates running for the Highlands County School Board will answer questions.

The forum starts at 6 p.m. The forum is open to local candidates facing challengers in the primary election Aug. 26.

The public is invited to ask questions.