Tuesday, August 9, 2022

New Hanover County 2019 municipal election results: Wilmington, Carolina Beach, and more [Free Read]

Update, 5:30 a.m. Wednesday: With all 30 precincts reporting Bill Saffo will remain Mayor of Wilmington taking a lead of 7,709 compared to Devon Scott’s 7,079. Margaret Haynes, Neil Anderson, and newcomer Kevin Spears have taken the top three spots on City Council edging out Paul Lawler by a mere six votes. 

LeAnn Pierce has won the mayoral seat in Carolina Beach; Councilman Steve Shuttleworth has apparently lost his seat with Lynn Barbee and Jay Healy winning seats. In Wrightsville Beach, Darryl Mills defeated newcomer Greg Buscemi. 


NEW HANOVER COUNTY — Election results are unofficial until certified. Refresh this article Tuesday evening for updates as precincts submit results. Contests are shown in alphabetical order.

Despite the party label shown below, municipal elections are nonpartisan. Data courtesy of the State Board of Elections.

Port City Daily will provide updates as precincts report them.

Carolina Beach

TOWN OF CAROLINA BEACH MAYOR (VOTE FOR 1)
Precincts Reported: 1 of 1
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NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
LeAnn Pierce 1,020 53.83%
Tom Elicson 759 40.05%
Dorrene Stanley 57 3.01%
T. D. Scaringi 48 2.53%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 11 0.58%
TOWN OF CAROLINA BEACH COUNCIL MEMBER (VOTE FOR 2)
Precincts Reported: 1 of 1
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NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
Lynn Barbee 1,143 32.65%
Jay Healy 1,011 28.88%
Steve Shuttleworth 1,005 28.71%
Debi DiNatale 281 8.03%
Shell Serracin-Macon 37 1.06%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 24 0.69%

 

Kure Beach

TOWN OF KURE BEACH MAYOR (VOTE FOR 1)
Precincts Reported: 1 of 1
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NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
Craig Bloszinsky 193 96.50%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 7 3.50%
TOWN OF KURE BEACH BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS (VOTE FOR 2)
Precincts Reported: 1 of 1
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NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
Joseph M. Whitley 187 49.21%
David W. Heglar 183 48.16%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 10 2.63%

 

City of Wilmington

CITY OF WILMINGTON MAYOR (VOTE FOR 1)
Precincts Reported: 27 of 27
View Contest Details
NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
Bill Saffo 7,709 51.63%
Devon M. Scott 7,079 47.41%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 142 0.95%
CITY OF WILMINGTON COUNCIL MEMBER (VOTE FOR 3)
Precincts Reported: 27 of 27
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NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
Margaret Haynes 6,549 16.45%
Kevin Spears 5,703 14.33%
Neil Anderson 5,441 13.67%
Paul Lawler 5,435 13.65%
Scott Monroe 5,219 13.11%
Kimberly Spader 4,117 10.34%
Harry Smith, Jr. 3,163 7.95%
Alexandria Monroe 1,484 3.73%
Mack Coyle 1,373 3.45%
Matt Thrift 1,148 2.88%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 172 0.43%

 

Wrightsville Beach

TOWN OF WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH MAYOR (VOTE FOR 1)
Precincts Reported: 1 of 1
View Contest Details
NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
Darryl Mills 480 68.67%
Greg Buscemi 216 30.90%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 3 0.43%
TOWN OF WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH ALDERMAN (VOTE FOR 2)
Precincts Reported: 1 of 1
View Contest Details
NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT
Jeff DeGroote 551 46.85%
Zeke Partin 477 40.56%
Write-In (Miscellaneous) 148 12.59%

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