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|Board member, Kershaw County School District, Seat 8|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 3, 2010|
Donald Copley is doctor that practices diagnostic radiology for Kershaw Health Radiology. Copley earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina.
Donald Copley ran against challenger Charles King in the general election on June 10, 2014.
|Kershaw County School District, Seat 8 General Election, 3-year term, June 10, 2014|
|Nonpartisan||Donald Copley Incumbent||35.4%||426|
|Source: Kool127.com, "How Did Kershaw County Vote Tuesday?," June 11, 2014 These results are unofficial.|
Copley did not file a campaign finance report with the South Carolina Ethics Commission.
Copley did not receive any official endorsements for his campaign.
About the districtKershaw County, South Carolina. The county seat of Kershaw County is Camden. According to the United States Census Bureau, Kershaw County is home to 62,516 residents.
Kershaw County underperformed in comparison to the rest of South Carolina in terms of higher education achievement in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 18.6 percent of Kershaw County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a bachelor's degree compared to 24.6 percent for South Carolina as a whole. The median household income in Kershaw County was $44,068 compared to $44,623 for the state of South Carolina. The poverty rate in Kershaw County was 16.1 percent compared to 17.6 percent for the entire state.
Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin, not a race. Therefore, the Census allows citizens to report both their race and that they are from a "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin simultaneously. As a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table will exceed 100 percent. Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin percentages, although rounding by the Census Bureau may make the total one or two tenths off from being exactly 100 percent. This Ballotpedia page provides a more detailed explanation of how the Census Bureau handles race and ethnicity in its surveys.
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- WebMD.com, "Dr. Donald J. Copley, MD," accessed April 7, 2014
- South Carolina State Ethics Commission, "Individual Reports," accessed April 7, 2014
- United States Census Bureau, "Kershaw County, South Carolina," accessed April 7, 2014
- United States Census Bureau, "Frequently Asked Questions," accessed April 21, 2014
|2014 Kershaw County School District Elections|
|Camden, South Carolina|
|Election date:||June 10, 2014|
|Candidates:||Seat 2: • Mark Sury • Incumbent, Nissary Wood|
Seat 8: • Incumbent, Donald Copley • Charles King
|Important information:||Key deadlines • Additional elections on the ballot|