Elections Archive

2017 Municipal Elections: Early Voting Starts October 19

As you may have noticed by the growing number of signs on area roadways, campaigns have kicked off in earnest for 2017 municipal elections. There are a number of important new candidates and business friendly incumbents running this fall. From Wilmington City Council and Leland Mayor, to BASE Board member Wilson Sherrill running in Sunset

Connect NC Bond Kicks Off Campaign

According to Governor McCrory, it’s been 15 years since the last general obligation bond was authorized to upgrade our state‚Äôs infrastructure and since then North Carolina has added 2 million people in population. The $2 billion bond will connect North Carolina to the 21st century through statewide investments in education, parks, safety, recreation and water

2016 General Election Filing Underway

Candidate filing started December 1 in preparation for the statewide primary on March 15. In addition to the race for President, other contested seats will be for US Congress, NC General Assembly, New Hanover Commissioners (3), Brunswick Commissioners (3), Pender Commissioners (2), Onslow Commissioners (5) and the Connect NC Bond. Brunswick County voters may also