First candidate announced for open County Council District 1 seat

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Mark Smith, co-owner and vice president of McAlister-Smith Funeral Homes, has announced that he's after the open Charleston County Council District 1 seat.

The seat was recently vacated by Joe McKeown who resigned on January 3rd to take a job with U.S. Rep. Tim Scott's office.

Smith, running as a Republican candidate, is currently running unopposed.

The Post and Courier has a bit more on Smith, read it here.

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