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  The hearing for the NHC election protest has been postponed

The New Hanover County Board of Elections will take up an election protest on Dec. 8

  NC State Board of Elections certifies most 2020 results

On Nov. 24, the official NC election results were finalized by canvass, the process that determines all votes have been counted and tabulated counted

  Bladen County Commissioner refuses to concede

After a machine recount on Saturday, Cogdell’s lead was eleven votes

  NC Supreme Court Chief Justice race still too close to call

Justice Paul Newby leads incumbent NC Chief Justice Cheri Beasley by fewer than 400 votes.

  One North Carolina election race is still too close to call

Ballots across North Carolina are getting a second pass through tabulators

  State Treasurer outlines goals for his second term in office

As Dale Folwell prepares to begin a second term as North Carolina State Treasurer, he has laid out several priorities he would like the office to tackle

  Brunswick County elections director had to address personal challenge

Elections director had to challenge her own mother’s ballot

  County election boards finalize election results

The New Hanover County Board of Elections voted unanimously to finalize the local results of the 2020 General Election — but not in two major statewide races.

  WECT answers your ballot questions

County election boards will canvass the votes Friday, after which the online Voter History will be updated.

  Bladen County absentee and provisional ballots counted

The local boards of elections have to process and count ballots that were postmarked by election day and arrive by November 12th.

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  Growth in Brunswick County was reflected in the 2020 election turnout

Brunswick County is one of the fastest-growing counties not just in North Carolina but in the country.

  Use Voter Search tool to check your ballot status

The State Board of Elections reassures people their 2020 general election ballots were counted.

  The NHC Commissioner race is still too close to call

The New Hanover County Commission race is simply too close to call at the moment.

  Community members show support for polling place workers

"Nationwide, it’s an American value to vote and I wanna make sure that it happens in North Carolina and all over the country"

  NC Board of Elections releases details about remaining absentee ballots

The North Carolina State Board of Elections has released details of the approximately 116,000 outstanding absentee-by-mail ballots

  The NHC Board of Education results are close

The race for the three seats is closely contested, results are especially close for the third seat.

  How NC races may be affected by 117,000 outstanding absentee ballots

The results from absentee ballots are not likely to be added to the counts until November 12

  Some local races will be impacted by absentee ballots

Some local races are separated by just a few hundred votes. Official results not declared until November 13.

  The NHC Commissioner race is close after all precincts reported

Rivenbark secured the most votes with 60,249 (17.50%), followed by Hays with 58,578 (17.01%), and Barfield with 58,014 (16.85%).

  Lee leads incumbent Peterson for State Senate District 9 after all precincts reported

Lee leads incumbent Peterson for State Senate District 9 after all precincts reported

  Three new members will join the NHC Board of Education

After all 43 precincts have reported, the top three candidates are Stephanie Walker (D) - 60,929, Stephanie Kraybill (R) - 60,416, Hugh McManus (D) - 59,320

  AP predicts Gov. Cooper has won a second term, Tillis leading against Cunningham

Absentee mail-in ballots still have to be counted but the AP has announced Gov. Cooper as winner for North Carolina

  State Board of Elections urges patience for election results

Unprecedented numbers of absentee by-mail ballots and early voting affects the timing of election results

  The youth vote could affect the outcome of the N.C. Senate District 9 seat

Peterson and Lee are vying for the 9th District Senate seat and the youth vote could affect the outcome.

  Election Day saw short lines at polling stations

The crowds were underwhelming at polling stations today. Those who voted were proud to do so.

  NHC polling places experience a really calm day

Voters in NHC have three seats to fill on the County Commission and the Board of Elections; many votes already cast

  N.C. Senate race the most expensive one in history

Republicans are fighting to keep control of US Senate and Democrats are looking to overcome GOP majority to take control of the House.

  NHC Election Day preparations underway

On Election Day eve, there are record numbers of absentee voter ballots being counted including NHC where the numbers are five times higher than 2016 election

  A look at campaign finances reveals some eye-popping numbers

Data from Kantar Media, a broadcast and spending research firm, show $6.9M has been spent on N.C. Senate races, while $2.4M has been spent on N.C. House races

  Check the location of your polling place for election day

People wanting to perform their civic duty by voting in person on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 3, need to check the location of their polling place.

  Eric Trump campaigned in Elizabethtown Friday

"We’re fighting for the freedom of this nation. We are fighting for freedom of speech, for freedom of religion"

  Senator Thom Tillis campaigns in Brunswick County

Senator Thom Tillis is conducting what he calls a "windshield wiper tour" of North Carolina

  Lara Trump bus tour stopped in Bolivia Thursday

Ms. Trump praised the president for his work revitalizing the country's military.

  Supreme court approves extended absentee ballot deadline

Despite the deadline extension, state election officials are urging voters to act quickly

  N.C. Democratic Party bus tour stopped in Downtown Wilmington

State Senator Harper Peterson said this is a key moment regardless of affiliation

  Vice Presidential visit drew several hundred supporters to ILM

Vice-President Pence spoke to the concerns of his supporters, addressing issues with law enforcement and employment in minority communities.

  Amid COVID spike, Vice President Mike Pence to visit Wilmington Tuesday

An average of recent polls has President Trump and Joe Biden fewer than two percentage points apart in North Carolina.