Folly Beach Mayor Tim Goodwin kept his seat in an election that drew heavy turnout Tuesday, according to unofficial results.
Unofficial results of Folly Beach election
Tim Goodwin (i) - 612
Toni Connor-Rooks - 434
Council (top three win)
Dale Stuckey (i) - 595
Pennell Clamp (i) - 532
D.J. Rich - 527
Ed Iames - 509
Paul Hume (i) - 381
John F. Merritt Jr. - 287
Source: Charleston County Board of Elections
Goodwin, who is finishing up his first term, was running against Toni Connor-Rooks, a former city administrator who quit last May after 17 years on the job.
Goodwin got about 58 percent of the votes and Toni Connor-Rooks got about 41 percent, according to unofficial returns from the county board of elections. There were a couple of write-in votes.
The mayor's position pays $9,600 a year.
Almost 45 percent of the city's registered voters turned out, which is considered unusually high for a municipal election.
Council members Dale Stuckey and Pennell Clamp were re-elected, but incumbent Paul Hume lost to challenger D.J. Rich, according to unofficial results.
Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.
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