Voters can hear from Richland 1 candidates in Thursday forum

A second forum to hear the views of candidates running in a special Richland 1 school board election is set for Thursday at Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 2501 Heyward St.

The church is sponsoring the debate, which will be held 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall. Four of the five candidates have confirmed they will attend.

They are running in a June 4 special election to succeed the late Barbara Scott, who died in March.