MCCORMICK COUNTY, S.C. – A new South Carolina sheriff starts his job this week.
Clark Stearns will be sworn in as the McCormick County top cop on Monday.
He was opposed by J.R Jones.
NewsChannel 6 first told you Stearns was in question after a lawsuit claimed he doesn’t have a law enforcement certification in South Carolina.
The swearing in ceremony is at the county administrator’s office.
It begins at 2:30 p.m.