O’Bannon Publishing Co. Inc., through its newspaper The Corydon Democrat, will host a debate between the two candidates for the Indiana Ninth Congressional District seat, U.S. Rep. Todd
Young, a Republican, and Shelli Yoder, a Democrat, on Monday, Oct. 29 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Corydon Central High School auditorium.
The debate will be open to the community, but seating will be limited.
Tickets are available through both party campaigns: for Young’s campaign, call Trevor at 765-480-2508; for Yoder’s campaign, call Courtney Campbell at 832-687-6969 or send her an e-mail at
Harrison County residents may wish to call their respective local campaign offices about tickets: 225-5270 (GOP) and 734-0298 (Democrats).
For those unable to attend, the debate will be streamed live on The Corydon Democrat’s website, www.corydondemocrat.com, and on USTREAM (search for The Corydon Democrat).
Kevin Trobaugh, a longtime English teacher at Corydon Central, will serve as moderator for the debate.
Questions for the debate are being accepted at the newspaper and can be submitted through the postal service to Editor Jo Ann Spieth-Saylor, 301 N. Capitol Ave., Corydon, IN 47112; by e-mail,
; through the newspaper’s Facebook page, The Corydon Democrat; and on its website, www.corydondemocrat.com. The deadline to submit questions is 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26.
For more information, contact Spieth-Saylor at 812-738-2211, ext. 126.