Cunningham, TN – Candidate for District Attorney General, 19th Judicial District Joel Wallace spoke at the 106th Annual Lone Oak Picnic held by the Central Civitan Club on Saturday, July 27th, 2014.
“You know we have been working really hard in this election. We’re going to continue working hard over the next week,” stated Wallace. “Going around and talking to folks when we’ve been out knocking on doors and talking to voters, the message I have heard from people is that they want a change in office of District Attorney.”“They want someone who is going to be in the courtroom regularly. And who’s regularly going to be trying cases,” said Wallace.
“I want to be a very active person. I think that is part of the change that people want in this community,” Wallace stated. “They want somebody that they know. They want somebody that is going to accessible.”
About the Lone Oak Picnic
The Central Civitan Club has sponsored the Lone Oak Picnic since 1975. Lone Oak is a tradition for candidates in Montgomery County. All the money raised is used in the communities south of the Cumberland River through several projects sponsored by the Central Civitan Club. The Central Civitan Club, for example, supports the local Boy and Girl Scout troops. The club provides financial assistance to victims of house fires in the community.
They also fund scholarships for and support many educational and extra-curricular activities of the students, teachers and staff at Montgomery Central High School, Montgomery Central Middle School and Montgomery Central Elementary School as well as Cumberland Heights Elementary School.