KERSHAW – A former town council member is headed back to town hall as Kershaw mayor.
Mark Dorman defeated Morris Russell, Sonya Poole and Johnny Carter to win the first-ever write-in campaign in Lancaster County history.
Dorman had 160 total votes to Russell’s 128 votes.
Poole, an at large member of town council, had 24 votes. Carter, another former town councilman, had 21 total votes.
Political newcomer Gail Rogora also defeated Russell for the District 1 seat on Kershaw Town Council. Rogora had 73 votes to Russell’s 46.