Primary Election

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Primary Election

LOCAL NEWS 5-17-22

VOTERS THAT FAILED TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF EARLY VOTING HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TOMORROW (TUES) TO CAST BALLOTS IN THE PRIMARY ELECTION. LOCALLY, SEVEN REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES ARE VYING FOR THREE SEATS FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER…INCUMBENTS TODD A. MCNEILL AND CHUCK OLIVE, MIKE ELDRETH, WES GREENE, MARK ANTHONY MASSEY, TERRY D. WAGONER AND FORMER COMMISSIONER PAULA ROARK PERRY. THE WINNER OF THE RACE FOR SHERIFF ON THE REPUBLICAN TICKET WILL SECURE A FOUR YEAR TERM. INCUMBENT B. PHIL HOWELL FACES LUKE STALEY. NO DEMOCRAT FILED FOR THE OFFICE.
14 REPUBLICANS AND 11 DEMOCRATS ARE SEEKING NOMINATION FOR U.S. SENATE. IN THE RACE FOR U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES DISTRICT 5, REPUBLICAN INCUMBENT VIRGINIA FOXX IS OPPOSED BY MICHAEL ACKERMAN FOR THE REPUBLICAN NOMINATION. REPUBLICAN INCUMBENT, DEANNA BALLARD IS OPPOSED BY RALPH HISE FOR STATE SENATE DISTRICT 47. OTHER STATEWIDE OFFICES INCLUDE SUPREME COURT AND COURT OF APPEALS. COUNTY COMMISSIONER JONATHAN JORDAN FACES LAURA BYRD LUFFMAN FOR NC DISTRICT COURT JUDGE DISTRICT 23 SEAT 3 IN TOMORROW’S PRIMARY. THE POLLS OPEN TUESDAY AT 6:30 AM AND CLOSE AT 7:30 PM. WKSK WILL SHARE UNOFFICAL ELECTION RETURNS TOMORROW EVENING.
TWO PRECINCT POLLING LOCATION CHANGES ARE…NORTH FORK @ VOTING HOUSE ON SUTHERLAND ROAD AND LAUREL @ THE RIVERVIEW COMMUNITY CENTER.