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2:50 am on Wednesday December 21, 2011

Last day to register to vote in GOP primary

Flickr user programwitch Of the Republican inclination and interested in voting in the January 21 primary? Well, today, December 21, is your last chance to register. (Of the Democrat inclination? There is no Democrat primary this time, so hold tight...
11:45 am on Wednesday July 20, 2011

Beaufort voters receive a bit of a tongue lashing from Board of Elections

Flickr user momboleum So we're going to file this one under slightly odd. You likely saw or heard about Tuesday's special election for Beaufort City Council. George O'Kelley was the victor among the 12% of voters who actually turned out to vote....
5:31 am on Thursday November 4, 2010

Election night in Beaufort often is a whole lot of hurry up and wait

Flickr user wwarby Seems with today's technology if polls close at 7 p.m. we should start getting results at 7:30 at the latest. It's really just a plug-and-play thing. Still that's never the case, and it especially wasn't the case years ago when we...
9:48 am on Saturday October 23, 2010

SC GOP chief calls out Beaufort elections director (Update: Debate continues)

Updates at the bottom. You may have seen our post on the WSAV story that discussed concerns expressed by the head of Beaufort County's elections office because absentee ballots were requested through a GOP PAC and not by voters directly. Well WSAV's...
4:48 am on Saturday October 16, 2010

Beaufort County sees several early voters (updated)

Flickr user amagill Updates below Reported Oct. 14: Beaufort County election officials are seeing a good number of early general election voters at their Beaufort and newly added Bluffton absentee precincts, according to WTOC. WTOC says about 300...
5:31 am on Friday September 24, 2010

Only a few more days to register to vote in November (seriously, this is it)

Flickr user programwitch Still haven't registered to vote in November's elections? Well you have only until October 2nd -- that's just eight days. Fret not though, WSAV's Holly Bounds has got you covered with everything you need to know. Check out...