With 10 candidates filed for five seats in the Abbeville County School District board of trustee election, Abbeville is perhaps the most competitive of the school board races hitting the Lakelands this fall.


In District 1, Christopher T. Griffin has filed for candidacy against current board chairman Tim Rhodes.

Griffin, a dentist with two children in the district, cited his experience on various boards and committees, most recently as the Vice President of the South Carolina Dental Association.

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