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No Democratic runoff in this Precinct, Republican runoff slated for June 26


The Sumter County Voter Registration & Elections office would like to remind folks that if you voted in the Democratic primary on June 12, there are no runoffs to vote in on June 26. If you voted in the Republican primary last week, you are eligible to vote in the June 26 runoff. And, if you did not vote in either primary on June 12, you may vote in the Republican runoff on June 26.

Also, in-house absentee voting is now underway at the Voter Registration & Elections office located in the Sumter County Courthouse at 141 North Main Street.


Public Notice from Sumter County Voter Registration & Elections


The Sumter County Voter Registration & Election office would like to announce that in-house absentee voting will begin at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.

Voter Registration & Elections primary results from June 12


According to the Sumter County Voter Registration & Elections office, here are the results of the Tuesday, June 12, 2018, primary.

Out of 71,642 registered voters in Sumter County, a total of 11,275 ballots were cast. Of those ballots cast, 6,928 voted Democratic and 4,347 voted Republican.

Voter turnout was 15.74 percent.

In the race for Governor, vote totals:

Phil Noble, 483

James Smith, 4,938

Marguerite Willis, 1,372

Kevin Bryant, 142

John Yancey McGill, 66


From the Administrator

We have a budget! New!


On June 12, 2018, Sumter County Council approved the third and final reading for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget Ordinance.  This year’s budget proposal was balanced at $52,752,483 revenues and expenditures with “NO TAX INCREASE.”

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