2012 Aiken County election wrap-up: Final results

  • Posted: Sunday, November 11, 2012 2:48 p.m.
    UPDATED: Sunday, November 11, 2012 3:33 p.m.

These are the final vote totals and results in Aiken County for Tuesday’s election.

U.S. House

Second District:

Joe Wilson

97 percent: 49,100 votes

S.C. House

District 81:

Don Wells: 65 percent, 11,454 votes

Jane Vaughters: 35 percent, 6,100 votes

District 82:

William Clyburn: 99 percent, 4,725 votes

District 83:

Bill Hixon: 99 percent, 10,335

District 84:

Roland Smith

98 percent, 10, 845 votes

District 86:

Bill Talor: 96 percent, 10,927 votes

David Lobb (write-in): Not available

S.C. Senate

District 24:

Tom Young: 92 percent, 33,842 votes

District 25:

Shane Massey: 99 percent, 9,372 votes

District 26:

Nikki Setzler: 63 percent, 7,126 votes

DeeDee Vaughters: 37 percent, 4,160 votes

Aiken County Treasurer (all wrte-ins)

Jason Goings: 24 percent, 3,818 votes

John Cagle: 16 percent, 2,542 votes

Angela Gunter: 13 percent, 2, 027 votes

Melissa Oremus: 12 percent, 1,967 votes

Robin Saylor: 8 percent, 1,332 votes

Debra Folk: 6 percent, 983 votes

Sonya Spray: 3 percent, 406 votes

Francis Pennington: 2 percent, 330 votes

Ed Smith: 1 percent, 170 votes

Michael Wheelis: Less than 1 percent, 42 votes

Faye Hatcher: Not available

Aiken County Council

Chair:

Ronnie Young: 99 percent, 49,707 votes

District 3:

LaWana McKenzie: 98 percent, 5,586 votes

District 4:

Chuck Smith: 99 percent, 6,911 votes

District 7:

Andrew Siders: 99 percent, 6,702 votes

District 8:

Willar Hightower Jr.

99 percent, 5,520 votes

Aiken County Sheriff

Michael Hunt: 96 percent, 52, 503 votes

Jim Vause: N/A

Probate Judge

Sue Roe: 55 percent, 37,581 votes

Jane Page Thompson, 45 percent, 30,268 votes

Solicitor

J. Strom Thurmond Jr.: 99 percent, 51,057 votes

Auditor

Charles Barton: 97 percent, 47,976 votes

Daniel Turno: Not available

Coroner

Tim Carlton: 99 percent, 51,553 votes

Registrar

Judith Warner: 99 percent, 49,349 votes

Clerk of Court

Liz Godard: 99 percent, 48, 982 votes

School Board

District 1:

Ronald West: 99 percent, 3,020 votes

District 4:

Keith Liner: 99 percent, 3,985 voted

District 8:

Tad Barber: 51 percent, 3,114 votes

Wes Funderberg: 24 percent, 1,487 votes

Bruce Wheelon: 24 percent, 1,486 votes

District 9:

Richard Hazen: 97 percent, 6,339 votes

Questions

State Amendment 1:

Yes: 51 percent, 32,067 votes

No: 49 percent, 31, 313 votes

Aiken County Referendum:

No: 61 percent, 38,704 votes

Yes: 39 percent, 24,645 votes

Local question (North Augusta Sunday alcohol sales):

Yes: 67 percent, 6,001 votes

No: 33 percent, 2,954 votes

Other candidates:

Soil and Water District Commission:

Neely Page: 99 percent, 38,429 votes

Langley Water and Sewer Commission:

Rufus Barrett: 96 percent, 129 votes

Bath Water and Sewer Commission:

Bill Knight: 99 percent, 107 votes

Clearwater Water and Sewer Commission:

Mary Jo Postle: 98 percent, 131 votes

College Acres Water and Sewer Commission:

David Adkins: 65 percent, 324 votes

Samuel Fink: 33 percent, 162 votes

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