Contact Information

  • Amanda Duncan, Director
  • (828) 464-2424
  • Contact via email
  • Main Location:PO Box 13225 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • (view all county locations)

Nov 6th General Election

General: Tuesday, November 6th, 2018


One of the following contests will be on your ballot (depending on where you live):

US House of Representatives District 05

See district map for lines.

  • Virginia Foxx (Rep)
  • DD Adams (Dem)

US House of Representatives District 10

See district map for lines.

  • Patrick McHenry (Rep)
  • David Wilson Brown (Dem)

Printable PDF of Contests

NC State Senate District 42

Catawba and Alexander counties.

  • Ric Vandett (Dem)
  • Andy Wells (Rep)

One of the following contests will be on your ballot (depending on where you live):

NC House of Representatives District 89

See district map for lines.

  • Mitchell Smith Setzer (Rep)
  • Greg Cranford (Dem)

NC House of Representatives District 96

See district map for lines.

  • Jay Adams (Rep)
  • Kim Bost (Dem)

Printable PDF of Contests

District Attorney District 36

Catawba, Burke, and Caldwell counties.

  • Scott Reilly (Rep)

Catawba County Board of Commissioners

3 Seats (Vote for 3)

  • C. Randall (Randy) Isenhower (Rep)
  • Laci LeBlanc (Dem)
  • Michelle Morgan (Dem)
  • Geniey Yang (Dem)
  • Kitty Barnes (Rep)
  • Sherry Edmonds Butler (Rep)

Catawba County Clerk of Superior Court

  • Kim Richards Sigmon (Rep)

Catawba County Sheriff

  • Don Brown (Rep)

Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor

NONPARTISAN OFFICES

2 Seats (Vote for 2)

  • Laura Parnell
  • Howard B. Reinhardt
  • Julia Elmore

The following contest will be on your ballot only if you live in the Catawba County School District*:

Catawba County Schools Board of Education

NONPARTISAN OFFICES

4 Seats (Vote for 4)

  • Glenn L. Fulbright
  • Tommy Luckadoo
  • Leslie H. Barnette
  • Haley Edwards Beech
  • Becky Brittain
  • Donna Lutz Carpenter
  • Ray Cerda

*Note: If you live in the Hickory Public Schools District or the Newton-Conover Schools Districts, you will not have the County School Board race on your ballot.


Printable PDF of Contests

NC Supreme Court Associate Justice Seat 1 (Jackson Seat)

  • Barbara Jackson (Rep)
  • Christopher (Chris) Anglin (Rep)
  • Anita Earls (Dem)

NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 1 (Arrowood Seat)

  • Andrew T. Heath (Rep)
  • John S. Arrowood (Dem)

NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 2 (Calabria Seat)

  • Jefferson G. Griffin (Rep)
  • Tobias (Toby) Hampson (Dem)
  • Sandra Alice Ray (Rep)

NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 3 (Elmore Seat)

  • Chuck Kitchen (Rep)
  • Michael Monaco, Sr. (Lib)
  • Allegra Katherine Collins (Dem)

NC Superior Court Judge District 25B

  • Nathaniel (Nathan) Poovey (Rep)

NC District Court Judge District 25 Seat 1 (Aycock Seat)

  • David W. Aycock (Rep)

NC District Court Judge District 25 Seat 2 (Barkley Seat)

  • Wes W. Barkley (Rep)

NC District Court Judge District 25 Seat 3 (Elliott Seat)

  • Sherri Wilson Elliott (Rep)

NC District Court Judge District 25 Seat 4 (Mullinax Seat)

  • Robert A. Mullinax, Jr. (Rep)

NC District Court Judge District 25 Seat 5 (Walker Seat)

  • Amy Sigmon Walker (Rep)
  • Scott M. Cranford (Dem)

NC District Court Judge District 25 Seat 6 (Smith Seat)

  • Clifton H. Smith (Rep)

NC District Court Judge District 25 Seat 7 (Killian Seat)

  • Mark L. Killian (Rep)

Printable PDF of Contests

Note: the wording below is subject to change by the NC Legislature.

The following 6 NC Constitutional Amendments will be on the ballot:

PROTECT RIGHT TO HUNT AND FISH

[ ] FOR [ ] AGAINST
Constitutional amendment protecting the right of the people to hunt, fish, and harvest wildlife.


STRENGTHENING VICTIMS RIGHTS

[ ] FOR [ ] AGAINST
Constitutional amendment to strengthen protections for victims of crime; to establish certain absolute basic rights for victims; and to ensure the enforcement of these rights.


BIPARTISAN ETHICS AND ELECTIONS ENFORCEMENT

[ ] FOR [ ] AGAINST
Constitutional amendment to establish a bipartisan Board of Ethics and Elections to administer ethics and election laws, to clarify the appointment authority of the Legislative and the Judicial Branches, and to prohibit legislators from serving on boards and commissions exercising executive or judicial authority.


JUDICIAL VACANCY SUNSHINE AMENDMENT

[ ] FOR [ ] AGAINST
Constitutional amendment to implement a nonpartisan merit-based system that relies on professional qualifications instead of political influence when nominating Justices and judges to be selected to fill vacancies that occur between judicial elections.


MAXIMUM INCOME TAX RATE OF 7.0%

[ ] FOR [ ] AGAINST
Constitutional amendment to reduce the income tax rate in North Carolina to a maximum allowable rate of seven percent (7%).


REQUIRE PHOTO ID TO VOTE

[ ] FOR [ ] AGAINST
Constitutional amendment to require voters to provide photo identification before voting in person.


Printable PDF of Referendum

Only for residents of the Town of Long View (Catawba and Burke Counties) - town map

TOWN OF LONG VIEW MIXED BEVERAGE ELECTION

[ ] FOR [ ] AGAINST
To permit the sale of mixed beverages in hotels, restaurants, private clubs, community theatres, and convention centers.


Printable PDF of Referendum

Per change of NCGS § 163A-1114, and as determined by a random drawing held for the May Primary, the arrangement in which candidates appear on ballots is in alphabetical order starting with the letter "F."

§ 163A-1114. Arrangement of official ballots. [law changed June 26, 2018 - Session Law 2018-99 House Bill 496]


One-Stop Early Voting

  • Begins: Wednesday, October 17th at 7AM
  • Ends: Saturday, November 3rd at 1PM

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Five locations will be open across the county (Click here for more information). You may go to any of the following locations:

  • Catawba County Main Library – 115 West ‘C’ St, Newton
  • Highland Recreation Center – 1451 8th St Dr NE, Hickory
  • Southwest Branch Library – 2944 S Hwy 127, Hickory (Mountain View)
  • Conover Station – 403 Conover Station SE, Conover (Bottom floor of library building)
  • Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch Library – 9154 Sherrills Ford Rd, Terrell

One-Stop Voting Locations - Wednesday, October 17 - Saturday, November 3

Election Day Polling Locations - Tuesday, November 6, 2018 (6:30 AM - 7:30 PM)