OBV Election 2018 candidate filing tracker

By on February 12, 2018

Filings reported by the N.C. Board of Elections
As of Friday, Feb. 16, 5 p.m.

U.S. House of Representatives – District 3 (Jones)
Scott Dacey, Republican
Phil Law, Republican

N.C. Senate – District 1
Bob Steinburg, Republican
Clark Twiddy, Republican

N.C. House – District 6
Beverly Boswell, Republican, incumbent
Tess Judge, Democrat


District Attorney – District 1
R. Andrew Womble, Republican, incumbent

District Attorney – District 3
Seth Edwards, Democrat

Dare County

Steinburg filing Monday in Chowan County. (submitted photo)

Commissioner At-Large (Shea)
Ervin Bateman, Democrat
Ed Danko, Republican
Anne P. Petera, Republican

Commissioner District 1
Jim Tobin, Republican, incumbent

Commissioner District 2
Rob Ross, Republican, incumbent


J.D. “Doug” Doughtie, Republican, incumbent

Clerk of Superior Court
Dean Martin Tolson, Republican, incumbent

Register of Deeds
Cheryl House, Republican
Vanzolla McMurran, Democrat, incumbent


Tobin (left), House and Danko filed together on Monday. (submitted photo)

Board of Education District 1 (White)
Frank O. Hester, Republican

Board of Education District 2
Jen Alexander, Democrat
Joe Tauber, Republican, incumbent

Board of Education District 3
Margaret Lawler, Democrat, incumbent

Currituck County

Commissioner At-Large
Mike Hall, Republican, incumbent

Commissioner District 3
Mike Payment, Republican, incumbent

Commissioner District 5 (Gilbert)
Fred Whiteman, Republican

Matthew Beickert, Republican

Clerk of Superior Court
Ray Matusko, Republican, incumbent

Board of Education At-Large
William “Bill” Dobney, incumbent

Board of Education Crawford Township
Josh Bass
Janet Rose, incumbent

Board of Education Poplar Branch Township
Karen Etheridge, incumbent

Hyde County

County Commissioner, Swan Quarter Township (Tunnell)
Joseph (Joey) Williams, Democrat
James (Little Brother) Topping, Democrat

County Commissioner, Currituck Township (Swindell)
Ken Collier, Republican

Carl (Guire) Cahoon, Democrat, incumbent

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See what people are saying:

  • Carter McKay

    I don’t know whether to laugh or cry over the two announced candidates for NC Senate District 1. Democrats running as Republicans I guess is how they plan on winning. Wouldn’t wipe poop off my shoe with either.

    Tuesday, Feb 13 @ 5:16 pm

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