Republicans can meet some of their party's candidates for state and local jobs tonight during an event at the Central Point Grange.

Republicans can meet some of their party's candidates for state and local jobs tonight during an event at the Central Point Grange.

The candidates' night organized by Jackson County Republican Women begins at 7 p.m. at the grange, Fifth and Pine streets.

They've invited County Commissioner C.W. Smith, who is running for re-election next month, as well as state Sens. Jason Atkinson of Central Point and Doug Whitsett of Klamath Falls and state Reps. Sal Esquivel of Medford, Dennis Richardson of Central Point and George Gilman of Medford.

The evening is designed to offer Republicans a chance to discuss issues with the candidates before the Nov. 4 election.