The Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission will be conducting the Pickens County School Board of Trustees Election for districts (1) One, (3) Three, and (5) Five on Tuesday November 6, 2012. The offices will be included on the ballot of the November 6, 2012 General Election. Only electors living within districts up for this election may participate in this election. This is a non-partisan election and no party affiliation shall be placed on the ballot.
Citizens desiring to be candidates for one of the above listed offices may file at the Office of the Pickens County Registration and Elections Commission (222 McDaniel Ave., B-9 Pickens, SC 29671 864-898-5948) during normal business hours (8am-5pm M-F) during the filing period. Filing for candidates opens at Noon on August 1, 2012 and closes at Noon on August 15, 2012.
At the time of filing, each candidate must pay the filing fee of $120.00 and turn in a paper copy (printout) of their complete Statement of Economics Interests (SEI) form (all pages) at the same time and with the same official that he/she files their printed Statement of Intention of Candidacy (SIC) form to be a candidate. Checks must be made payable to the Pickens County Treasurer.
The Statement of Intention of Candidacy can be downloaded here.
The Statement of Economics Interests form must be completed and filed online at the SC State Ethics Commission website (http://ethics.sc.gov) and printed out prior to appearing at the Office of the Pickens County Registration and Elections Commission to file to be a candidate. The Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission cannot provide any advice or instructions on filing the Statement of Economics Interests Form and Campaign Disclosure Form with the SC Ethics Commission. Persons requireing assistance with filing ethics forms must contact the SC Ethics Commission directly at (803) 253-4192.
The following persons have filed to be candidates. This post will be updated as the candidates file. Click their names to view their filing paperwork.
Pickens County School Board Trustee District 1
Pickens County School Board Trustee District 3
Pickens County School Board Trustee District 5