Politics & Government

Commission to accept judge applications

The S.C. Judicial Merit Selection Commission is accepting applications for two Beaufort County judgeships.

The term of Circuit Judge Carmen T. Mullen of the 14th Judicial Circuit expires June 30, 2015. The term of Beaufort County Master-in-Equity Marvin H. Dukes III expires the same day.

To receive application materials, a prospective candidate must notify the commission in writing of intent to apply. Correspondence should be sent to Jane O. Shuler, Chief Counsel, P.O. Box 142, Columbia, SC 29202. Phone: 803-212-6629.

The deadline for applications is noon Aug. 7.

Details: www.scstatehouse.gov/JudicialMeritPage/JMSCMainPage.php