The Darlington County Board of Elections and Registration and The City of Hartsville announces the General Election for The City of Hartsville to be Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Persons desiring to vote in this election must be registered (postmarked) by 5:00 pm on Saturday, October 5, 2019. To register, contact the Darlington County Board of Elections and Registration, 135 Cashua Drive, Darlington, SC, 843.398.4900, or online at

The positions participating in this election are:

Office District Incumbent
Councilmember #2 Bernice Wilson
Councilmember #4 Johnny Andrews
Councilmember #6 Bobby McGee


Citizens desiring to be candidates for one of the above-listed offices must file in the City Clerk’s office, Hartsville City Hall, 100 East Carolina Ave, Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm.  Books will open for filing at 12:00 pm on Thursday, August 1, 2019, and remain open during regular business hours until 12:00 pm on Thursday, August 15, 2019.

The non-refundable filing fee for the office of Councilmember is $203.84.

At 9:00 am on said Election Day the Poll Managers will begin the examination of the absentee ballots return envelopes.  This examination will be held at the Darlington County Board of Elections and Registration at 131 Cashua Street, Darlington, SC.

On Thursday, November 7, 2019, at 10:00 am at 135 Cashua Street in Darlington, SC the Darlington County Board of Elections and Registration will hold a hearing to determine the validity of ballots challenged in this election and to certify the election.

Any runoff will be held two weeks after the general election on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.

Precinct Polling Location Address
Hartsville #1 First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall (will include Kelleytown city precinct) For districts #4 and #6. 213 West Home Avenue
Hartsville #4 Darlington County Outreach Building. For District #2. 404 South Fourth Street
Hartsville #5 Coach T.B. Thomas Sports Center. For District # 4 and #6. 701 West Washington Street
Hartsville #6 Jerusalem Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. For District #2. 301 South 6th Street
Hartsville #7 For this election only will vote at First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall. For District #6. 213 West Home Avenue.
Hartsville #8 North Hartsville Elementary School. For District #6. 110 School Drive


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