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Election results at a glance

Election results

Salisbury

City Council

  Karen Alexander 1,831

  Maggie Blackwell 1,604

  Brian Miller 1,476

  David Post 1,376

  Kenny Hardin 1,241

Mark Lewis 1,133

Tamara Sheffield 1,074

Scott Maddox 983

Rip Kersey 799

William Peoples Jr. 773

Todd Paris 631

Constance Johnson 572

Troy Russell 549

W.J. Watkins 492

Roy Bentley 406

Stephen Arthur 115

China Grove

Town Council

  Steve Stroud 124

  Rodney Phillips 119

Donnie Herring 99

Spencer

Mayor

  Jim Gobbel 222

Scott Benfield 166

Bob Oswald 32

Alderman

  Sylvia Chillcott 337

  Kevin Jones 327

  David Lamanno 323

  James Boone 287

  David Smith 261

  Howard White 216

Rashid Muhammad 161

Cleveland

Commissioner

  John Bradford 81

  Travis Summitt 71

Gregory Summitt 42

Landis

Mayor

  Mike Mahaley 297

Dennis Brown 158

Alderman

  Seth Moore 355

  Tommy Garver 293

Tony Hilton 109

Roger Safrit 106

East Spencer

Mayor

  Barbara Mallett 181

Rhonda Kerns 39

Brint Polk 24

Alderman

  Curtis Cowan 193

  Deloris High 174

  John Noble 154

Benita Tulloch 125

Kannapolis

City Council

  Ryan Dayvault 1,197

  Tom Kincaid 1,044

  Roger Haas 977

Amost Mclorey 551

Violet Mitchell 547

Randy Keller 331

Dennis Johnson 243

Rockwell

Alderman

  Chuck Bowman 103

  Charles Wingerson 95

  Bobby Moore 91

  Chris Stiller 72

  Stephenie Walker 71

Lori Bridges 69

Bill Earnhardt 58

Sondra Merrifield 42

Comments

Local

City officials differ on how, what information should be released regarding viral K-9 officer video

High School

High school basketball: Carson girls are 3A champions

Lifestyle

High school, college sweethearts marry nearly 50 years later

Local

With jury trials set to resume, impact of COVID-19 on process looms

Legion baseball

Book explores life of Pfeiffer baseball coach Joe Ferebee

Education

Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education to receive update on competency-based education

Business

Biz Roundup: Kannapolis expects to see economic, housing growth continue in 2021

Business

A fixture of downtown Salisbury’s shopping scene, Caniche celebrates 15th anniversary this month

Local

Slate of new officers during local GOP convention; Rev. Jenkins becomes new chair

Landis

Landis officials narrow search for new manager to five candidates; expect decision within a month

Lifestyle

Together at last: High school, college sweethearts marry nearly 50 years later

Education

Rowan-Salisbury Schools sorts out transportation logistics in preparation for full-time return to classes

High School

Photo gallery: Carson goes undefeated, wins 3A state championship

Nation/World

Europe staggers as infectious variants power virus surge

Nation/World

Biden, Democrats prevail as Senate OKs $1.9 trillion virus relief bill

Nation/World

Senate Democrats strike deal on jobless aid, move relief bill closer to approval

News

Duke Life Flight pilot may have shut down wrong engine in fatal crash

News

Two NC counties get to participate in satellite internet pilot for students

Local

PETA protesters gather in front of police department

Coronavirus

UPDATED: Eight new COVID-19 deaths, 203 positives reported in county this week

Crime

Sheriff’s office: Two charged after suitcase of marijuana found in Jeep

Crime

Thomasville officer hospitalized after chase that started in Rowan County

Local

Board of elections discusses upgrading voting machines, making precinct changes

News

Lawmakers finalize how state will spend COVID-19 funds