Aiken,SC (WJBF) – It’s a big transition period in Aiken as voters pick their next Mayor. The race is between longtime Democratic Aiken City Councilwoman Lessie Price, and Aiken businessman and former Aiken County Council member Rick Osbon, who is a Republican.
After 2 decades serving as mayor, Fred Cavanahugh will pass the honor to either Lessie Price or Osbon.
Both candidates are known for their work and dedication to the Aiken community.
Both also say this is a crucial time for Aiken to grow, and they want to reach out to the younger generation in hopes that people will continue to live in Aiken and raise their families in Aiken.
Be sure to keep checking with WJBF News Channel 6 throughout the night for the latest election results.