Candidate for sheriff takes campaign online
By Samantha Lyles
With the June 9 primaries drawing near and social distancing restrictions still in place, some political candidates are replacing traditional stump meetings and fundraisers with virtual town hall events. James Hudson, who is challenging incumbent Sheriff Tony Chavis for the Democratic nomination, held an online gathering last week to answer questions about his candidacy.
Hudson has served as Police Chief in the City of Hartsville, Chief Deputy with Darlington County Sheriff’s Office, and Patrol Commander with Lee County Sheriff’s Office. During the town hall broadcast on Facebook and Instagram, he responded to emailed questions, Facebook posts, and