Welyczko Campains For One Reason
George Welyczko has no interest in politics, but is running for a seat on the Transylvania County Board of Education for one reason only.
"This campaign is for the kids, not the politics," said the single father of four children.
The 36-year-old, who is disabled and retired, is one of six candidates who have filed so far for three seats that will be on the ballot in November.
One reason he is running, the Lake Toxaway resident said, is to make sure the "upper end" of the county gets representation.
Another reason is his autistic son. A "big concern," Welyczko said, are the state and federal...