By Kyle Perrotti | Jan 23, 2017
Local Democrats wishing to express their political frustrations had an outlet Thursday night.
People began turning out for the Unity Rally, held on the grounds of the Haywood County Justice Center, a half-hour early. Although the numbers were small at first, but before long, the whole area alongside the courthouse was buzzing with concerned citizens.
Although there were no staunch conservatives present at the event, there were some who consider themselves nonpartisan. Candi Dragonetti said she votes her conscience and noted that she helped elect Reagan, whom she considered a great president. But she also said she considers this a special circumstance.
“This is the first time I’ve ever been in a demonstration or protested anything,” she said.
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