Horry County | Three-term probate judge unseated

June 10, 2014 

Horry County Probate Judge

With 100 percent of precincts reporting

Kathy Ward | 9,705

Dierdre Edmonds| 8,755

What it means | With no Democrats in the race, Kathy Ward is likely the new probate judge, defeating incumbent Dierdre Edmonds who held the office for three consecutive terms.

What they said | Ward, who has worked as an assistant probate judge, said she’ll continue to offer compassion to families who must work with the probate court following a death.

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