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Columbus NAACP President announces run for school board

Nate Sanderson. (Photo credit: http://naacpcolumbusga.com) Nate Sanderson. (Photo credit: http://naacpcolumbusga.com)
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

The President of the Columbus NAACP chapter announced that he will be running for a seat on the school board.

Nate Sanderson will be running for the at-large seat being vacated by Cathy Williams.

Sanderson announced his candidacy Thursday Jan. 23 at the new Citizens Service Center and says he thinks he would be a good fit on the board.

Sanderson has been president of the Columbus chaper of the NAACP since 2010, according to their website.

Sanderson is a retired military veteran and used to be a drill sergeant at Ft. Benning.

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