By Laura Caskey and Robert Howey
The Lancaster News staff
Cheraw native Richie Yow (R) took the open S.C. House District 53 seat on Tuesday, Nov. 4.
Yow faced Chesterfield Town Councilwoman Amy Brown (D) to fill the seat held for the last 10 years by Rep. Ted Vick (D).
Yow received 4,223 votes to Brown’s 3,019 in the 19 Chesterfield County precincts that encompass District 53.