Approximately 10 percent of registered Barnwell County voters took to the polls Tuesday to elect new school board members in all three districts.
Two newcomers won the open seats in Barnwell District 19 after incumbents Inell Waring and Steve McCormack did not seek reelection. Karen Jowers and Sharon McClary won with 202 and 230 votes, respectively. Bill DeLoach had 183 votes while Annie Walters had 99.
Barnwell District 45 had one seat on the ballot. Incumbent Abraham Sexton won reelection with 389 votes compared to challenger Tiffany Fisher's 124 votes.