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  • Farmer-Butterfield touts time served

    By SHANNON KEITH | February 28, 2016 - 10:29pm

    Tell us briefly what most distinguishes you from your opponent. ONLINEExperience matters. State Rep.

  • Smith ready to hit ground running

    By SHANNON KEITH | February 28, 2016 - 10:29pm

    Building relationships is the key.

  • Smith, Farmer-Butterfield profiles

    February 28, 2016 - 10:29pm

    The Daily Reflector asked candidates in the March 15 primary to fill out brief surveys outlining their qualifications.

  • Law to host campaign event

    February 20, 2016 - 10:27pm

    Third Congressional District candidate Phil Law is hosting an event at 5 p.m. on Monday at the Coffee Shack, 168 Beacon Drive, Winterville.

  • Luncheon features House candidates

    February 8, 2016 - 10:29pm

    A voter education and registration drive is scheduled for noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday at C.M. Eppes Recreation Center on Nash Street.

  • Commissioner candidate dislikes animal control proposal

    By Ginger Livingston | January 30, 2016 - 10:29pm

    A proposal that Pitt County government take over all local animal control services is a bad idea and could have been avoided if commissioners had included municipalities in early discussions about the proposed expansion of the animal shelter, a board of commissioners candidate said.

  • Absentee ballot mail outs begin

    By Ginger Livingston | January 24, 2016 - 10:29pm

    Another signal that the 2016 primary election is kicking into high gear comes today as elections officials can begin mailing absentee ballots.

  • FOP Lodge No. 69 endorses Brown

    By Ginger Livingston | January 22, 2016 - 10:29pm

    Pitt-Greenville Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 69 is endorsing Greenville attorney Earl T. Brown for Pitt County District Court judge.

  • Ward files for re-election

    December 11, 2015 - 10:29pm

    An incumbent Pitt County commissioner is seeking a fifth full term on the Board of Commissioners.

  • Johnson seeks return to Board

    December 7, 2015 - 10:29pm

    A former Pitt County commissioner is asking voters to return him to office.

  • Davis seeks re-election to senate

    November 27, 2015 - 10:28pm

    A Pitt County senator announced Friday he is seeking a fourth term in the General Assembly.

  • Geography causes confusion in Grifton election

    By Lucas Simonds | November 20, 2015 - 10:29pm

    GRIFTON ­— Recounts of votes in Pitt and Lenoir counties this week confirmed the Nov. 3 results in the race for three seats on the Grifton Town Board of Commissioners — an election confused by a requirement that the town’s Lenoir County residents had to vote out of town.

  • Greenville attorney announces candidacy for judge

    By Beth Velliquette | November 6, 2015 - 10:29pm

    A Greenville attorney announced Friday that he is running for superior court judge in Pitt County.

  • Power shifts on City Council

    By Abbie Bennett | November 3, 2015 - 11:25pm

    The balance of power shifted on the Greenville City Council after two incumbents were defeated Tuesday night.

  • Road bond wheels into victory lane

    By Abbie Bennett | November 3, 2015 - 11:16pm

    Greenville voters approved a $15.85 million bond by a landslide Tuesday.

  • Voters souring on dirty politics

    By Abbie Bennett | October 31, 2015 - 9:29pm

    Negative campaigning and the influence of money in the Greenville City Council election painted some voters sour on a Halloween that also was the last day of early voting.

  • Polling places

    October 31, 2015 - 9:27pm

    The following lists Pitt County’s voter precincts and polling places and the voting district they serve.

  • Thomas raises most campaign funds

    By Abbie Bennett | October 30, 2015 - 9:29pm

    Today is the final day of early voting and this week was the deadline for candidates to file their pre-election finance reports.

  • Tackling issues in District 5

    By Abbie Bennett | October 29, 2015 - 9:29pm

    The contest between incumbent Dr. Rick Croskery and challenger P.J. Connelly in Greenville City Council’s District 5 race has been carried out without candidates taking shots at one another, and with little criticism from one camp against the other.

  • GREENVILLE RACES: Coverage of City Council races & issues

    October 29, 2015 - 3:25pm

    Coverage of the Greenville City Council races and issues from Districts 1–5:   Click www.reflector.com/debates for videos and coverage of candidate forums Click www.reflector.com/fundraising for campaign finance reports   Differing bond views in District 1 Voter concerns vary in District 3 race District 4 candidates differ on issues Tackling issues in District 5   Voters souring on dirty politics Early voter: Bond is 'a ripoff' Complaint 'political malarkey’  Camps respond to record, DWI City fees, taxes spark criticism Bond support at issue Closed sessions scrutinized Debate on GUC funding simmers Leaders weigh in on races for council

  • Seats open in Simpson

    By Beth Velliquette | October 28, 2015 - 9:29pm

    Two men are running for mayor of Simpson, and three people are running for three seats on the village council.

  • District 4 candidates differ on issues

    By Abbie Bennett | October 28, 2015 - 9:29pm

    Greenville’s District 4 candidates differ on nearly every issue, including council unity or lack thereof and the bond on the ballot to pay for roads, greenways and other projects.

  • Differing bond views in District 1

    By Abbie Bennett | October 27, 2015 - 9:29pm

    Five one-stop early voting sites opened Tuesday morning to welcome Pitt County municipal voters.

  • Farmville seats contested

    By Angela Harne | October 27, 2015 - 9:29pm

    FARMVILLE — Incumbent Mayor Estil Mason is facing a challenge from the town’s former mayor, Bobby Evans, and businessman Bert Smith in the Nov. 3 municipal election.

  • TOWN RACES: Election info for Pitt County towns outside Greenville

    October 27, 2015 - 12:35pm

    Election info for Pitt County towns outside Greenville: Two contested races in Ayden By Lucas Simonds | October 22, 2015 - 7:34am AYDEN — Promoting economic growth was the top-of-mind issue for candidates in the two contested races in the upcoming municipal election in Ayden.

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