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How Rowan voted

President

Donald J. Trump 42,388

Hillary Clinton 19,208

Gary Johnson 1,482

U.S. Senate

Richard Burr 40,814

Deborah Ross 19,027

Sean Haugh 3,190

U.S. House, 8th Dist.

Richard Hudson 29,869

Thomas Mills 8,754

U.S. House,
13th District

Ted Budd 12,076

Bruce Davis 10,791

Governor

Pat McCrory 40,422

Roy Cooper 21,397

Lon Cecil 1,597

Lt. Governor

Dan Forest 41,689

Linda Coleman 18,734

Jacki Cole 1,756

N.C. Attorney General

Buck Newton 39,132

Josh Stein 22,622

NC Auditor

Chuck Stuber 38,927

Beth Wood 21,729

Ag Commissioner

Steve Troxler 43,115

Walter Smith 18,180

N.C. Senate,
25th District

Tom McInnis 11,108

Dannie Montgomery  2,132

Rowan County commissioners

Mike Caskey 38,277

Craig Pierce 31,033

Veleria Levy 20,079

Mark Lyerly 11,564

R-S School Board, East seat

Josh Wagner 26,594

Michael Julian 23,921

R-S School Board, City seat

Alisha Byrd 21,863

Gene Miller 16,016

Chuck Hughes 15,425

R-S School Board, Southeast seat

Susan Cox 28,336

Rob Robertson 12,447

Andrew Poston 11,618

Comments

Local

Thousands of locals, out-of-towners gather for a groovy time at annual Hippie Fest

News

N.C. Zoo ready for expansion if lawmakers OK funding

Education

RSS budgeting for tens of millions in federal COVID-19 relief funding

East Spencer

‘Back in full swing’ for the spring: East Spencer community gathers for food, fun and fellowship at Spring Fest

Local

Rowan native Lingle among those honored with NC Military Veterans Hall of Fame induction

Business

Former pro baseball player, Tar Heel standout Russ Adams finds new career with Trident Insured

Education

Profoundly gifted: Salisbury boy finishing high school, associates degree at 12

Local

Cheerwine Festival will stick to Main Street, stay away from new park in September

Lifestyle

Celebrating Rowan County’s early cabinetmakers

Education

Service Above Self announces youth challenge winners

Business

Economic Development Commission creates search tool for people seeking Rowan County jobs

Columns

Amy-Lynn Albertson: Arts and Ag Farm Tour set for June 5

High School

High school baseball: Mustangs top Falcons on strength of hurlers

Business

Biz Roundup: Application process now open for Rowan Chamber’s 29th Leadership Rowan class

Sports

Keith Mitchell leads McIlroy, Woodland by 2 at Quail Hollow

Nation/World

States scale back vaccine orders as interest in shots wanes

Nation/World

Major US pipeline halts operations after ransomware attack

News

NC budget dance slowed as GOP leaders differ on bottom line

News

Judge limits footage that family can see of deputy shooting

Coronavirus

People receiving first dose of COVID-19 vaccine grows by less than 1%

Education

Rowan-Salisbury Schools brings Skills Rowan competition back to its roots

Business

Weak jobs report spurs questions about big fed spending

News

Judge limits footage that family can see of deputy shooting in Elizabeth City

Sports

Woodland, two others share lead; Mickelson plays much worse but will still be around for weekend at Quail Hollow