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RALEIGH — Two Republican candidates are joining President Trump on North Carolina’s presidential ballot — against the wishes of the N.C. Republican party.

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RALEIGH — The State Board of Elections on Friday signed off on the 2020 presidential primary candidates nominated by North Carolina’s five recognized political parties — Constitution, Democratic, Green, Libertarian and Republican.

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RALEIGH — A voting software company the N.C. State Board of Elections certified earlier this year wants approval for a last-minute technology update. But some board members are asking whether the company, Election Systems and Security, should have been certified in the first place.

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RALEIGH — The State Board of Elections at 5 p.m. Friday (Dec. 20) will randomly determine the order that candidates will appear on ballots in the 2020 primary and general elections. The candidate filing period ends at noon Friday.

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RALEIGH — The State Board of Elections on Friday approved modifications to a certified election system for use in North Carolina that improve the security and functionality of the system.

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ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond County polling locations have changed and several candidates are hoping to win a seat by write-in during Tuesday’s municipal elections.

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RALEIGH — After the Nov. 5 municipal elections, state election officials will randomly select a statistically significant number of precincts, early voting sites and by-mail ballots to be counted by hand in every county.

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ROCKINGHAM — As election results filtered in, state Sen. Dan Bishop took the lead to win the 9th Congressional District race.

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Elections on Tuesday voted to approve the purchase of new voting machines that are more simple and secure than those currently in use.

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RALEIGH — The House has unanimously passed Senate Bill 214, to drop voter identification requirements from 2019 elections, and sent it to Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday, March 13.

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Cordova boys hold off Hamlet i…

CORDOVA — Monday’s Southeastern Middle School Athletic Conference game between the Hamlet and Cordova middle school boys’ basketball teams came down to the wire. Read more

Lyerly, Drake and Bostic lead …

CORDOVA — With the regular season winding down, the Hamlet and Cordova middle school girls’ basketball met in Southeastern Middle School Athletic Conference action on Monday. Read more

Patrick McLaughlin: The Offici…

ROCKINGHAM — Junior basketball player Patrick McLaughlin has been named the ROSports Official Richmond County Male Athlete of the Week presented by Moss Brothers Tires & Service. Read more

Aerial Spooner: The Official R…

ROCKINGHAM — Senior swimmer Aerial Spooner has been named the ROSports Official Richmond County Female Athlete of the Week presented by Moss Brothers Tires & Service. Read more

Rockingham woman accused of wa…

ROCKINGHAM — A young mother is accused of being drunk and high while walking down the road early one morning with her infant child. Read more

Man charged with stealing car …

ROCKINGHAM — A Columbus County man accused of stealing a vehicle in Richmond County is also facing charges in two other counties. Read more

New Heart Failure Clinic helps…

PINEHURST — Heart failure impacts the lives of more than 5 million Americans. Many people who have the disease experience various challenges managing it, which increases their likelihood of experiencing... Read more

United Nations declares 2020 a…

WASHINGTON — Plants make the oxygen we breathe and give us 80 percent of the food we eat. But plants are under attack by invasive pests. Read more

COLUMN: State's economy flouri…

I gather from my social-media feeds and hate mail that North Carolinians are supposed to be infuriated at the way things are going in our state. I have my frustrations... Read more



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