3 file for Richland 1 school board

March 22, 2013 

Three candidates filed to run for the Richland 1 school board Friday, the first day to sign up.

They are:

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

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