Daily Archives: April 30, 2019

Election results

As of 10 pm Tuesday night, Allen Thomas of Pitt County appears to have won the Democratic nomination in the Third Congressional District with 50 percent of votes cast. On the Republican side, Dr. Greg Murphy, also of Pitt County, has a significant lead over Dr. Joan Perry of Lenoir County. But, neither GOP candidate will likely capture at least 30 percent of vote, which means a two-way race for the Republican nomination will be decided in a runoff scheduled for July 9. Once each Party has decided upon a Nominee, the final election is set for mid-September   Click here to view unofficial elect…