Calhoun County will elect a new chancery clerk Nov. 27

Calhoun Countians will elect their next chancery clerk today.

Romona Tillman

Susanne Wade

First-time candidates Romona Tillman and Susanne Wade advanced to today’s run-off after finishing first and second respectively in the Nov. 6 special election.

Tillman, of Pittsboro, led the ticket with 30% of the vote. She has worked in the chancery clerk’s office since 1992 and currently serves as deputy chancery clerk. She is married to Thomas Tillman, pastor of Jackson Chapel Church in Bruce and principal at Lafayette County Elementary School.

Wade, of Calhoun City, earned 17% of the vote on Nov. 6 to advance to the run-off. She has operated her own photography studio for years. She is married to Board of Supervisors President Barney Wade.

Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m..

For election information, such as where you are supposed to vote, call the circuit clerk’s office at 412-3101.

Election results will be posted tonight on this website and on The Journal’s Twitter account (@CalhCoJournal) as they become available.