The Greenville and Spartanburg County Republican parties will be sponsoring a presidential candidate forum and BBQ Friday evening at Byrnes High School in Duncan.
All Republican candiates have been invited to participate, but so far only Newt Gingrich, Jon Huntsman, and Rick Santorum have confirmed they will attend.
The event will be moderated by Upstate Republican congressmen Trey Gowdy and Jeff Duncan. Greenville radio station WORD’s Bob McLain will be the master of ceremonies. WORD will broadcast the event live beginning at 6:30 p.m.