Early Voting Closed – Polls Open Tuesday for Municipal Elections

March 5, 2023

Early voting closed on Friday and the municipal elections will take place this Tuesday, March 7.

At the end of the early voting period the turn out appears to be low in most areas with the exception of Laurens which had 365 come out to vote early.

Early Voting as of March 3:

  • Laurens           365
  • Gray Court          7
  • Clinton              70
  • Waterloo            5

The mayoral races in Clinton and Laurens each have three candidates. The Buzz published candidate responses to a questionnaire.  Click HERE to hear from the Clinton mayoral candidates and click HERE to hear from the City of Laurens candidates.

Polls will open at 7 am on Tuesday and close at 7 pm. If you’re not sure where your precinct votes you can review the list included in this article for the location complete with address. To view the sample ballot you can click HERE and once you complete some basic information, you will be able to view your voter information and then click on a tab at the top of the page to review your sample ballot.

Below is a list of Laurens County Municipal Candidates (candidates listed in alphabetical order):

City of Clinton – Mayor

Leonard Pitts

Randy Randall

Ronnie Roth

Clinton City Council – Dist. 2

Shaquille Harp

Kenneth Ken Turner

Reginald I Vance

Anita H Williams

Clinton City Council – Dist. 4

Gary Kuykendall – incumbent

Vernon E McCall

Stewart Owens

Clinton City Council – Dist. 6

Andy Howard

Megan P Walsh – incumbent

City of Laurens – Mayor

Randy Garrett

Nathan Senn – incumbent

Alicia Latrina Sullivan 

Laurens City Council – Dist. 3 

Cassandra Campbell – incumbent

Laurens City Council – Dist. 5

Martin Lowry – incumbent

Laurens City Council – Dist. 6

Johnnie Bolt – incumbent

Jeremy Hudson

Laurens CPW – Seat 1

Tomika Craig

 Laurens CPW – Seat 2

Jeff Thompson

Town of Gray Court – Mayor

Stellartean B Jones – incumbent

Gray Court Town Council (Vote for 2)

Laura B Cook

Nadine Phillip – incumbent

Town of Waterloo – Town Council (Vote for 2)

Johnny Cheeks – incumbent

Gina Fleeman