After a highly publicized conviction for poking an East side political operative . . . 3rd District At-Large Councilman Brandon Ellington now confronts a tough battle for reelection.
Darron Story is an all around nice guy, a longtime local media personality AND very professional and charismatic public speaker. Make no mistake, he's a formidable challenger for the 3rd District At-Large.
But the news is even worse for the Ellington camp . . .
Darron Story has the support of former Kansas City Mayor Sly James . . .
A quick note just sent our way . . .
"Sly James is stumping for Darron Story - Against Brandon Ellington"
There's even photo proof from out in the Northland . . .
In fact, the Platte County pop-up is a smart move considering that the Councilman Ellington talked about "war" against the Northland earlier this year in a controversial vote to flip voting districts.
Again . . .
At the outset of elections season, Mr. Story jumping into the 3rd District At-Large makes it a competitive contestant.
Developing . . .