It's time for us to start thinking about who we plan to vote for when we head to the polls to make our voices heard.
Below you will find a list of candidates running for various Richland County Elections. Where possible we have provided links to campaign websites and Facebook pages so voters can learn more about the candidates before they cast their vote.
Richland County Clerk of Court
Jeanette W. McBride - Democratic - Unopposed
Richland County Coroner
Naida Rutherford - Democratic - Unopposed
To learn more about Naida Rutherford please visit her official campaign website.
Richland County Sheriff
Leon Lott - Democratic - Unopposed
To learn more about Leon Lott please visit his official campaign website.
Richland County Soil and Water District Commission
Mary S Burts - Nonpartisan
Richland County Council
Richland County Council District, 02
Javar Juarez - Green
To learn more about Javar Juarez visit his Campaign Facebook page.
How do I find out who will be on the ballot where I vote?
Clickhereto get your voter information and to find out who will be on the ballot at your voting precinct.
You will be asked to input your county, first and last name and your birthdate. When you submit this information you will get your voter information including things such as your Voting Precinct, the location of the precinct and its address.
You will also be given your voting districts which include the U.S. Congressional District, SC Senate District, SC House District, County Council, School District, and School Board District At Large. You will also be presented with a button which will allow you to see your sample ballot before you get to the polls so you can do your research before you cast your vote.