Tickets are still available for the S.C. Gubernatorial Primary Debate scheduled for June 3 at Wheelwright Auditorium. Contact the Wheelwright Box Office at 349-2502 for tickets.
C-SPAN, the national cable television network, will air live the upcoming debates sponsored by Coastal Carolina University, Francis Marion University, The (Florence) Morning News, WBTW News 13 and scnow.com.
Francis Marion University in Florence will host the Republican candidates at 7 p.m. on June 1 at Chapman Auditorium. Coastal Carolina University in Conway will host the Democratic candidates at 7 p.m. on June 3 at Wheelwright Auditorium.
The debates will also air live on WBTW News 13 and on scnow.com. News 13 Anchor Bob Juback will moderate the debates, which will feature a media panel as well as voter-submitted questions.
These are the final debates scheduled prior to the primary elections on June 8 and will focus on the creation of jobs and long-term economic growth in South Carolina.
Three additional debates for the general election will be held during the fall, including nominees for the governor, lieutenant governor and state superintendent of education.
For more information, contact Martha Hunn at 843-349-2962.