November 7th Municipal Candidate Filing Update

Candidate filing closed August 1st at Noon for the November 7, 2017 municipal elections of Central, Easley, Liberty, Norris, Pickens, and Six Mile.

The following offices had the same number of candidates file as seats to fill:

  • Mayor of Central – Mac Martin
  • Easley City Council Ward 2 – Kent Dykes
  • Easley City Council Ward 4 – Terry Moore
  • Easley City Council Ward 6 – Jim Robinson
  • Easley Combined Utilities – Nick Caldwell
  • Liberty City Council at Large – Chuck Powell
  • Liberty City Council Ward 1 – Crystal Smith
  • Liberty City Council Ward 2 – Chris Carroll
  • Norris Town Council – Keith Martin and Lawrence McClure Jr
  • Six Mile Town Council – James A Atkinson and Jadd M Smith

In accordance with SC Code of Laws 7-13-190(E), the above offices and candidates will NOT appear on the November 7, 2017 ballots and shall be deemed automatically elected UNLESS a write-in candidate files with the city hall of the municipality by Noon, August 15, 2017. There is no filing fee for a write-in candidate.

The following offices WILL appear on the November 7, 2017 ballots:

  • Central Town Council (3-seats) – Brandon Thomas, Ken Dill, Paige Bowers, and Doug Barry
  • Mayor of Liberty (1-seat) – Brian Petersen and Dan Parsons
  • Pickens City Council (3-seats) – Donna F Owen, Edgar J Leese, Patrick Lark, and Donnie McKinney