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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

Firefighters respond to structure fire near 300 block of Elliot Drive

Elections

Biden officially secures enough electors to become president

Crime

Ex-investment manager accused of defrauding NC Mutual Life Insurance Co. out of $34 million

News

NC Senate leader Berger names chief of staff

Nation/World

Two men found dead at Fort Bragg identified; no details on cause released

Nation/World

Most American troops leaving Somalia

Health

As hospitals cope with a COVID-19 surge, cyber threats also a concern

Coronavirus

UPDATED: Another week of grim statistics show worsening state of virus in Rowan County

Crime

Halifax County man charged in Rockwell vehicle break-ins

Coronavirus

Judge names third-party expert to scrutinize COVID-19, closures in NC prisons

Crime

Durham man charged, held in Rowan after three-county chase

Education

North Rowan High School pantry opens for students

Coronavirus

State officials reluctant to add new restrictions

Business

Warner Bros. will stream all 2021 films on HBO Max

Business

Artist paints new sign on recently renovated Barnhardt Jewelers building

Elections

Hand recount in NC chief justice race set to begin next week

News

Cooper eyes bipartisan panel on health care

Local

Public input scheduled, changes to downtown coming as part of Main Street plan

Nation/World

Optimism growing for COVID relief bill

Local

Spencer nails down plans for Christmas drive-in

Crime

Blotter: Man arrested for probation violation faces charges for bringing drugs into jail

Crime

Three charged with drug, weapons offenses following a traffic stop

Coronavirus

County, state set new records for COVID-19 as growing positivity rate signals ‘critical levels’ of community spread

China Grove

Growing greens: Main Street Marketplace hopes hydroponic garden will help organization grow