Democratic Mayoral candidate Jennifer Roberts greets Kara Parker, 11, left, at the annual Mallard Creek BBQ event at Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church, which feed folks' need for pulled pork, Brunswick stew and politicians.
Democratic Mayoral candidate Jennifer Roberts greets Kara Parker, 11, left, at the annual Mallard Creek BBQ event at Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church, which feed folks' need for pulled pork, Brunswick stew and politicians. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
Democratic Mayoral candidate Jennifer Roberts greets Kara Parker, 11, left, at the annual Mallard Creek BBQ event at Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church, which feed folks' need for pulled pork, Brunswick stew and politicians. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

For Jennifer Roberts, politics followed school service

October 24, 2015 09:00 AM