Town of Six Mile Special Municipal Election Information

This notice is to the residents inside the incorporated town limits the Town of Six Mile, South Carolina that a Special Election will be held on Tuesday, February 7, 2012 to fill the unexpired term of Roy Stoddard, recently elected to the office of Mayor. This is a non-partisan election and no party affiliation shall be placed on the ballot.

Every person offering to vote in this Special Election must be duly registered on the County Books of Registration for Pickens County, as an elector and a resident of the Town of Six Mile, thirty days prior to the date of election. The last day to register to vote for this Special Election was Saturday, January 7, 2012.

The following precincts and polling place will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.:

Precincts:
113 Six Mile and 114 Praters Creek II

Voting Location For All Precincts:
Six Mile Town Hall inside the Community Room/Building
106 S. Main St. Six Mile, SC 29682

Election Results:


You may view the election results by clicking here.

Sample Ballot:


You may view a sample ballot here.

Election Notice:


You may view the complete election notice here.

Candidate Filing Period


-Opens: Noon, December 2, 2011
-Closes: Noon, December 12, 2011

Candidate Filing Location


Residents of the municipality who are interested in becoming candidates will file with the Town Clerk at the Six Mile Town Hall during the filing period.  At the time of filing, each candidate must complete a Statement of Intention of Candidacy form, pay the filing fee set by each municipality for the office ($15.00), and provide proof he/she has filed his/her Statement of Economics Interests form online.

Six Mile Town Hall
106 S. Main St
Six Mile, SC 29682
864-868-2653
Clerks: Beth Mosley and Rita Martin
8am-5pm M-F
rita_martin@sixmilesc.org

Candidate Filing Forms


Statement of Intention of Candidacy
SC Statement of Economic Interests Form (Online)
SC Campaign Disclosure Form (Online)
Reminder to File Campaign Disclosure Form

Candidates On the Ballot


The following residents have filed to be candidates in this election:

James A. Atkinson
Post Office Box 444
Six Mile, SC 29682
864-979-6075 (home)
864-886-7189 (work)
864-979-6075 (cell)
jatkinsonfs@hotmail.com
View Statement of Intention of Candidacy Form

Brenda Rippy
203 Hominey Hills Rd
Six Mile, SC 29682
864-506-0225 (home)
864-506-0225 (cell)
brendarippyrealt@bellsouth.net
View Statement of Intention of Candidacy Form

Write-in Candidate Filing Deadline to Require Election


IMPORTANT NOTICE: SC Code of Laws 7-13-190 (E) provides that, for municipal elections, no election shall be held for an office if the same number of candidates file as seats to fill, and no person has filed a declaration to be a write-in candidate with the Town Clerk within 14-days after the close of the filing period. For this election this means that if only one resident has filed to be a candidate by Noon on December 12, 2011, no election shall be held and the one person that filed shall be declared elected unless a resident of the Town files to be a write-in candidate with the Town Clerk by Noon, December 26, 2011.

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Election Timeline


Irrevocable Resignation Letter Submitted Monday, November 14, 2011
Candidate Filing Opens at Town Hall
Candidate Filing Fee is $15.00
Friday, December 2, 2011 at Noon
Candidate Filing Closes at Town Hall Monday, December 12, 2011 at Noon
Write-in Candidate Filing Deadline to Require Election
SC Code of Laws 7-13-190 (E) provides that,
for municipal elections, no election shall
be held for an office if the same number of
candidates file as seats to fill and no
person has filed a declaration to be a
write-in candidate with the Town Clerk
within 14-days after the close of the
filing period.
Monday, December 26, 2011 at Noon
UOCAVA Ballot Deadline Friday, December 23, 2011
Voter Registration Deadline Saturday, January 7, 2012
Town of Six Mile Special Election Tuesday, February 7, 2012 Polls Open from 7am to 7pm
Election Certification and Provisional Ballot Hearing Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 9:00am