Forum set for Mehlville school board candidates

Mehlville School District residents soon will have a chance to meet the nine candidates vying for three seats on the Board of Education.

The Mehlville Legislative Information Network will sponsor a candidate forum at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, in the Mehlville Senior High School library, 3200 Lemay Ferry Road.

The forum will give the community an opportunity to hear the candidates’ views on issues critical to education and to the Mehlville School District, according to a district news release.

The candidates running for the school board in the April 5 election are: Marea Kluth-Hoppe, John Roland Jr., Deb Langland, Elaine Powers, Rich Franz, Michael Doyel, Mark Stoner, Franchesca Gindler and David Wessel.