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A federal appeals court panel struck down this NC Congressional district map adopted in 2016 on Jan. 9, 2018.

NC Republicans ask Supreme Court to block redistricting order

North Carolina Republican legislative leaders asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to block enforcement of an order throwing out the state's congressional map because the lines were too partisan and directing a redraw almost immediately.
A federal appeals court panel struck down this NC Congressional district map adopted in 2016 on Jan. 9, 2018.video

GOP vows to fight ruling on North Carolina House districts

A federal court's decision to strike down North Carolina's congressional map has cast uncertainty over the state's 2018 U.S. House races.
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) speaks at an event in February 2017. (Photo: Utah House of Representatives)video

Utah’s Hatch announces he will not seek re-election to US Senate

Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah says he will not seek re-election after serving more than 40 years in the U.S. Senate.

Third candidate announces run for Pender County Sheriff

So far three men have announced they will run for Pender County Sheriff less than a month since Sheriff Smith's announcement.

Former NHSO lieutenant announces intent to run for Pender Sheriff

Joseph A. Cina, a former lieutenant with the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office and current small business owner in Pender County, has announced his intent to run for Pender County Sheriff next year.

WFD Battalion Chief announces plan to run for Pender Sheriff seat

After 20 years with the Wilmington Fire Department, Battalion Chief Randy Burton announced he plans to retire in January but not from public service. 
North Carolina map on NC Seal

General Assembly overrides veto; Small parties laud NC ballot access law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on the North Carolina legislature deciding whether to (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Small political parties in North Carolina are...
Former Wilmington Mayor Harper Peterson spoke about GenX concerns during the public comment portion of the CFPUA Board meeting on June 14, 2017. (Photo: Ashley Sturm/WWAY)video

Former Wilmington Mayor Harper Peterson announces run for NC Senate

Former Wilmington Mayor Harper Peterson says he will run for state Senate against incumbent Michael Lee.

Legislative leaders urge court to avoid NC special election

North Carolina Republican legislative leaders are re-affirming opposition to a special election this fall or winter for General Assembly seats, but say they're prepared to redraw districts for the scheduled November 2018 election.

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