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With record low turnout, Rankin, Causey, & Calhoun win

Sharon Mayers

Thirty minutes after John Gallman made his concession speech to Incumbent Luke Rankin last night, Sharon Mayers sent Gallman a graphic picture of her middle digit. Sharon is married to Judge Brad Mayers of Conway S.C. One of Gallman’s key campaign promises was to overhaul the S.C. Judicial system of …

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Is District 33 the nastiest S.C. election ever?

Luke Rankin

Sunday Commentary sent by a local reader, concerned about Horry County politics in general Something is Rotten in Horry County The citizens of Horry County are faced with a decision on Tuesday regarding the fate of state Senator, Luke Rankin.  Mr. Rankin has spent the last week in the mud, …

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Setting the record straight on District 9 run-off

Terry Fowler

This Tuesday, voters in District 9 will head to the polls. The choices are retired patrol officer Terry Fowler or real estate broker, Mark Causey. Recent articles and posts around this race need clarifications. FALSE Assertion: Mark Causey previously served on Horry County Council. Causey has never been elected to …

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Luke Rankin has another opinion on battered women

Luke Rankin

Tens of thousands of dollars in mailers supporting Luke Rankin went out on Friday. Those flyers included political smut concerning CDV from two articles Rankin planted in local media. When a local battered wife reached out to Rankin for help earlier this year, Rankin turned a deaf ear. Yet he …

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32% say they will not vote for Luke Rankin

Tuesday holds a key Horry County election in S.C. District 33. 27 year incumbent Luke Rankin and candidate John Gallman are statistically in a grid lock to determine the future of the S.C. Senate. Thirty Two percent of those polled in recent door to door canvassing say they will not …

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