Georgetown County Council District 5 | Beard retains seat

County Council District 5

With 94 percent of precincts reporting

Austin Beard | 1,017

C.C. Bubba Grimes III | 649

Ben Dunn | 583

What it means | Beard said he plans to work to look at a plan B for the failed sales tax referendum.

What they said | “Thank you to the citizens of District 5. There have been a number of people who have been good to me, been supportive. And I’d like to extend my appreciation for their confidence in reelecting me.”