NEWS

Chamber presents Lexington 2 School Board Candidate Forum, Oct. 20


(From the C-WC Chamber) The Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce will present “Meet the Candidate”for the Lexington Two School board.

It’s at 6 p.m. Oct. 20, at the Lexington Two Innovation Center, 509 Bulldog Blvd.

At the event candidates will be given a brief amount of time to introduce themselves and share anything else they’d like the audience to know about their run. Time allowing, a question-and-answer session will wrap up the event.

Nine andidates have filed to run for four (4) available board seats:
(i) Beth Dickerson Branham
Abbott (Tre) Bray
Liz Chitty Castles
Joseph (Chuck) Hightower
(i) Cindy Kessler
(i) Kevin Key
Robin Milton
Johnny Payne
Paige Salonich

(1) denotes incumbent

Board member and Chairman William H. “Bill” Bingham Jr. is not running for re-election.

The election is set for November 3. Polls are open from 7 am – 7 pm
Lexington Two includes public schools in Cayce, West Columbia, Pine Ridge, Springdale and South Congaree.
Masks will be required of all attendees, per policy. All attendees must maintain 6 feet social distancing at all times during the event. Families and individuals who ride to the event together can sit together. However, 6 feet social distancing should be allotted from other individuals/groups whenever possible.