Beaufort News

Debates scheduled for House 120 GOP primary

Republican Women of Southern Beaufort County will host a debate of candidates seeking the S.C. House District 120 seat at 6:30 p.m. today at Truffles Restaurant in Bluffton.

Candidates Weston Newton, Jerry Stewart and Laura Sterling have confirmed they will attend, organizers said.

Two other debates have been scheduled by the Beaufort County Republican Party, one Friday and the other June 8. Both will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Angus Cotton Building at the Technical College of the Lowcountry.