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Candidates File For Election To New Hanover County Offices

By WILLARD KILLOUGH III
Managing Editor

NEW HANOVER CTY - Candidate filing for the 2014  May 6th Primary Elections  in New Hanover County began Monday, February 10th at noon, and ends Friday, February 28 at noon.

The following is a list of offices open for the 2014 election:
• U.S. Senator
• U.S. Representative (District 3 & 7)
• Justice, State Supreme Court
• Judge, State Court of Appeals
• Judge, Superior Court
• Judge, District Court Dist. 5 (Blackmore, Crouch, Faison III, Hogston Seat)
• District Attorney District 5
• State Senator (District 8 & 9)
• State Representative (District 18, 19, 20)
• Clerk of the Superior Court
• Sheriff
• County Commissioner (2 Seats)
• Board of Education (4 Seats)
• Soil and Water Conservation District  Board of Supervisors (2 Seats) 2014 candidate filing period for this office begins: 12:00 noon on Monday, June 9, 2014 and ends: 12:00 noon on Monday, July 7, 2014.

Retired Sheriff Sid Causey last served in 2009 when he retired his office and supported appointment of Chief Deputy  Ed McMahon as his replacement.
Causey filed Monday February 10th to seek election in the Democratic Primary as Sheriff saying the department has gone downhill since his retirement.
Causey told WWAYTV3 last week that he did support McMahon as his replacement in 2009 and he apologizes for that. Causey cited a lack of school protection and crime being out of control regardless of recent statistics. Causey and McMahon will both seek the Democratic ticket in the Primary.

NC HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES DISTRICT 019 (REP)
• Ted Davis, Jr. - Republican - filed Monday. 

NC HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES DISTRICT 020 (REP)
• Rick Catlin - Republican

NC STATE SENATE DISTRICT 08
• Bill Rabon - Republican
• Danny Hefner - Democrat

NC STATE SENATE DISTRICT 08
• None reported. (2-14-2014)

US SENATE
• Mark Harris - Republican
• Heather Grant - Republican
• Ted Alexander - Republican

Board of Education (4 Seats)
• Ed Higgins - Republican
• Janice Cavenaugh - Republican
• Don Hayes - Republican

County Commissioner (2 Seats)   
• Skip Watkins - Republican
• Chuck Kays - Republican
• Rob Zapple - Democrat
• Frank Roberts - Republican
• Reeky Meeks - Republican
• John Dismukes - Republican

Clerk of the Superior Court
• Jan G. Kennedy - Republican

U.S. Congressional Seat 7th District
• County Commissioner Jonathan Barfield - Democrat - filed in Raleigh on Monday February 10th.
• Republican County Commissioner Woody White announced in January he will run for the 7th District seat.
• Republican David Rouzer of Johnston County is running for the 7th District seat. He fell short by 654 votes to Democrat Mike McIntyre in the 2012 election. McIntyre is retiring.

DISTRICT COURT JUDGE DISTRICT 05 (BLACKMORE) (BLACKMORE SEAT)
• Lindsey McKee Luther
• Kent Harrell

DISTRICT COURT JUDGE DISTRICT 05 (CROUCH) (CROUCH SEAT)
• None reported. (2-14-2014)

DISTRICT COURT JUDGE DISTRICT 05 (FAISON) (FAISON SEAT)
• James H. Faison III

DISTRICT COURT JUDGE DISTRICT 05 (HOGSTON) (HOGSTON SEAT)
• None reported. (2-14-2014)

Citizens wishing to sign up for the May Primary can access the New Hanover County Board of Elections website at http://www.nhcgov.com/Elections/Pages/Welcome.aspx

To view the latest update of candidates filing at the New Hanover County Board of Elections, you can also visit the Board of Elections on Facebook.

To view a list of candidates who have filed at the State Board of Elections in Raleigh, click here. (Use the link on the left hand side of the page at the State Board of Elections website to view a list of candidates.)

Candidates Filing At New Hanover County Board of Elections Office: Updated Friday February 14th, 2014

2014 State Representative (District 19) Ted Davis, Jr. Republican 7111 Creeks Edge Dr E, Wilmington, NC 28409 PO Box 2535, Wilmington, NC 28402

910-397-8655(H)/910-763-6249(W)

2014 County Commissioner (2 Seats) Skip Watkins Republican 4802 Park Avenue, Wilmington, NC 28403   910-395-4713
2014 County Commissioner (2 Seats) Chuck Kays Republican 208 Gatefield Drive, Wilmington, NC 28412 1404 Commonwealth Drive, Ste 100, Wilmington, NC 28403 910-793-0173(H)/910-632-0638(W)
2014 County Commissioner (2 Seats) Rob Zapple Democrat 321 R L Honeycutt Drive, Wilmington, NC 28412   910-619-3886
2014 Board of Education (4 Seats) Ed Higgins Republican 4110 Appleton Way, Wilmington, NC 28412   910-452-0058
2014 Board of Education (4 Seats) Janice Cavenaugh Republican 3549 Iris St, Wilmington, NC 28409   910-799-5907 (H)/910-279-1082 (C)
2014 Board of Education (4 Seats) Don Hayes Republican 7805 Cypress Island Dr, Wilmington, NC 28412   910-799-3228(H)/910-367-9543(C)
2014 Clerk of the Superior Court Jan G. Kennedy Republican 5107 Lancome Ct, Wilmington, NC 28409   910-833-8314(H)/910-772-6603(W)
2014 Sheriff Sid Causey Democrat 4901 Gorham Ave, Wilmington, NC 28409   910-799-3473
2014 Sheriff Ed McMahon Democrat 4634 Dean Dr, Wilmington, NC 28405   910-350-2890
2014 County Commissioner (2 Seats) Frank Roberts Republican 1639 Flounder Ln, Wilmington, NC 28409   910-279-0823
2014 County Commissioner (2 Seats) Ricky Meeks Republican 3610 Caswell Street, Ste 308, Wilmington, NC 28403   910-791-1678