Three candidates filed to run for the Richland 1 school board Friday, the first day to sign up.
Reggie Sims, 52, a teacher at Sandel Elementary who works with special needs students and lives in St. Andrews
George Whitehead, 46, program director for the S.C. Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services who lives in Hopkins
Karen W. Wilson. Efforts to reach her Friday evening were unsuccessful.
Filing ends at noon April 1.
The special election to succeed the late Barbara Scott will be held June 4.
-- Dawn Hinshaw