Democratic Primary for Greenwood County Council, District 5

The Democratic Primary for Greenwood County Council, District 5, is just around the corner.

Review the candidates below and then make your choice known!

Are you in District 5?
See the map
check your Voter Registration at to verify.

Know your Polling Location?
Check your Voter Registration at to see the voting precinct address.

Ron Davenport

Ron Davenport is a lifelong South Carolinian with decades of experience in law enforcement and criminal justice. He has a long and proven track record for supporting victims of crime with 20 years in the Crime Victim Services. He also served over a decade in the Greenwood Police Department.

Index-Journal interview with Ron

phone: (864) 227-8691

Tom Melson

Tom Melson is a common man for common people. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Army for 22 years and currently is employed with the Federal Government as an IT Contractor. He values faith, family, education, and community and feels as though our government should work for the common folk and be held accountable.

Index-Journal interview with Tom

phone: (864) 388-0857

Sloan Griffin

Sloan Griffin Jr is a passionate, principled family man and the owner of Ideal Shoe Shop. He is a disabled veteran having served in the U.S. Army for 24 years and is a member of the Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club. He intends to run on a platform of direct honesty and transparency.

Index-Journal interview with Sloan

phone: (864) 344-2872

This entry was posted in Special Elections. Bookmark the permalink.