Braddock, Schofield elected to council
Republicans William Schofield and Bryan Braddock will be joining the Florence City Council.
Schofield and Braddock were the winners in the special election held March 30. Schofield won the District 1 race, defeating Democrat Lashonda Nesmith Jackson by a vote count of 525 to 475. Braddock ran unopposed in District 3.
The result sets the mix of the Florence City Council at five to two in favor of the Democrats.