Edwards leads Anderson in sheriff’s race

As of 9:30 p.m. Tuesday evening, all 20 precincts in Union County had reported their votes in the Democratic and Republican primary runoffs.  Approximately 340 absentee votes were yet to be totaled.

 

Democratic Party runoff

 

Union County Sheriff

Anthony Anderson 2,710 votes

Jimmy Edwards – 2,922 votes

 

1st District Supervisor

Bill Hancock – 499

Dwight Pickens – 585

 

2nd District Supervisor

Sammy Coffey – 692

Jimmy Yarbrough – 747

 

Republican Party runoff

3rd District Supervisor

David Kent – 86

Wade Ligon – 104