Beaufort News

Local NAACP branch hosting forum

The Burton-Dale-Beaufort Branch of the NAACP will sponsor a forum at 7 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Charles Lind Brown Activity Center in Beaufort for candidates for Beaufort County Board of Education District 3 and S.C. Senate District 45.

Michael Rivers, Bernie Schein and Fred Washington, Jr. are running in District 3. State Sen. Clementa Pinckney, D-Ridgeland, faces challenger Leilani Bessinger in District 45.

The forum is free and open to the public.

Details: Clarence Daniels at 843-812-5796 or Darryl T. Murphy 843-271-0376.