November 2010

Marc Basnight will make this his last term in the North Carolina Senate.  According to WRAL, (more…)


GOP Takes Control of NC House and Senate

Dare County Sheriff Ousted

Barbara Jackson Wins Seat on NC Supreme Court

Calabria, Elmore, Geer win in NC Court of Appeals’ Races

Democrat Bill Owens Defeats Republican John Woodard in NC House District 1

Republicans Sweep Currituck County Board of Commissioners’ Races

Renee Ellmers Defeats Bob Etheridge for the US House Seat in NC2, Recount Likely





Dare County has elected its first Republican Sheriff.  Doug Doughtie easily defeated incumbent Rodney Midgett 56/44.  Midgett carried Manteo, Wanchese, Nags Head and East Lake while Doughtie carried Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills,  Colington, Manns Harbor, Stumpy Point and all precincts south of the Bonner Bridge.

Dare County voters returned  Republican Jack Shea to the Board of County Commissioners.  Mr. Shea defeated his opponent (more…)