91.7 F
The Villages
Saturday, July 30, 2022

Temple expresses appreciation for those supporting House candidacy

John Temple, candidate for Florida House District 52, hosted an evening reception on Friday at Silo Oaks in Sumterville.

District 52 covers Sumter and part of Hernando County.

The longtime local educator will be running against Villager Rock Daze in the Republican primary for the Florida House of Representatives on Aug. 23.

House candidate John Temple said he is appreciative of those supporting his effots
House candidate John Temple said he is appreciative of those supporting his efforts.

Temple feels great so far about the upcoming primary.

“Polling is looking great, the feedback that I am getting when I am out door knocking and talking to people in the community, all of that is going positive but I never take any of that for granted. I keep working hard each and every day to make sure we finish the job that we started,” Temple said.

Sheriff Bill Farmer at podium spoke at John Temples event Friday evening
Sheriff Bill Farmer, at podium, spoke at John Temples event Friday evening.

If elected to office, Temple plans to work on infrastructure.

“We’re growing a thousand people a day in Florida, a lot of them work right here in Sumter County, so we need to continue to make sure we have roads that will handle that traffic,” he said.

The former Wildwood Elementary School principal said that education will also be a top priority.

Temple says he appreciates all the people that support him in the community.

“Living in the community as long as I have and the people that have stood up and said they support me is very special and appreciated,” Temple said.

More Headlines
Stories in and around The Villages, Florida

The Villages, Florida

Letters to the Editor
Opinions submitted by residents in and around The Villages

Roofing scams in the Villages

In a Letter to the Editor, a Villager warns of a reinfestation of unscrupulous roofers.

Better results at HCA Florida Hospital Ocala than at Villages hospital

A Village of Monarch Grove resident, who recently wrote about lack of care received at UF-Health The Villages Hospital, responds to a critic of her recent Letter to the Editor.

Some questions for Congressman Daniel Webster

A Village of Amelia resident, in a Letter to the Editor, has some questions for Congressman Daniel Webster.

Responses to my letter

A Village of Pennecamp resident responds to recent critics of his previous Letter to the Editor.

Golf cart safety and youngsters

A Village of Glenbrook resident offers a story about a youngster driving a golf cart in The Villages in a potentially dangerous situation.

The Villages, Florida