The South Carolina Libertarian Party successfully re-organized its Spartanburg County affiliate today. The Spartanburg County Libertarian Party held a traditional South Carolina Libertarian Party organizational meeting on the courthouse steps at noon today at Spartanburg County Courthouse on Magnolia St. today. The convention recessed and moved to Papa’s Breakfast Nook and reconvened for the business meeting.

The County party delegates elected the following officers: Robert Ritchey Chairman, Treasurer and Executive committee representative. James Cooley Jr. was elected Vice-chairman and Stacy Ritchey was elected Secretary. Robert Ritchey will represent Spartanburg at the state party executive committee starting in February.

State party chairman Michael Carmany, who attended the meeting said:

“There is much excitement and motivation in the Upstate with Spartanburg and Cherokee counties organizing and becoming active in the advancement of the Libertarian party in South Carolina.”

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