Cousin Randall Cooper is running for the office of mayor in his hometown of Vonore, Tennessee. Hs is currently serving as an alderman for the town. The election will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2005. Early voting began today and will continue through September 3rd at the Election Commission Office in Madisonville. The other candidate is incumbent Fred "Fitz" Tallent.
Vonore has a population of 1162 and is the smallest of the four municipalities in Monroe County. However, it is the fastest growing area in the county.
Randall Cooper is the son of Ersie Self Cooper and the late Willard Cooper. Best of luck to Randall in his political ambitions.