Ashe County Chamber of Commerce Director Cabot Hamilton today announced his candidacy for Ashe County Commissioner in 2014.
“I’ve decided to run because I want to try to help get the county commission back on a positive track,” Hamilton said.
“I would hope to be able to bring confidence and credibility to the Ashe County Commission,” he said.
A former publisher of the Jefferson Post, Hamilton has led the Chamber for five years. He is a resident of Beaver Creek.
Hamilton said he will file for election Feb. 10.