News: Elections

Sep. 19, 2013 @ 05:47 PM

Forum airs candidate views, municipal issues

Monroe residents got a chance to hear from their mayoral and city council candidates Tuesday night, thanks to a forum hosted by the League of Women Voters. 

Sep. 19, 2013 @ 05:50 PM

Monroe city council candidates

Surluta Anthony, John Ashcraft, Margaret Desio and Debra Duncan 

Sep. 14, 2013 @ 06:06 PM

Monroe mayoral candidate profiles

Kyle Hayes, Bobby Kilgore and Lynn Keziah vie for mayor's job.

Jul. 20, 2013 @ 05:17 PM

Keziah challenges Kilgore for mayor

The field for Monroe mayor became more crowded Friday, when Council member Lynn Keziah filed to be the third candidate running for the office. 

Jun. 28, 2013 @ 11:31 AM

County free to make electoral changes

The U.S. Supreme Court handed down a 5-4 decision to strike down Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 Tuesday morning. 

Apr. 02, 2013 @ 05:25 PM

Voting restrictions draw criticism

Local leaders oppose two similar bills in the N.C. General Assembly to reduce early voting programs.