COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Muscogee County School Board candidate has withdrawn from the District 6 school board race.
Robert Roth will no longer be a contender in the race due to unforeseen circumstances, according to the Director of Elections and Registration, Nancy Boren.
"There were some unexpected and unpredictable events that have transpired in our family that requires my full-time attention," Roth stated. "It is with great regret that I withdraw but family comes first."
He also released the following statement explaining some ideas he wanted to bring to the table:
Roth says he plans to run in some capacity in the future.
The other two candidates are Eddie Obleton and Mark Cantrell.