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Port City Daily to team up with Big Talker for Election Day special

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Port City Daily–southeastern North Carolina’s free, online, daily newspaper–is teaming up with The Big Talker FM for an election night special. The election special is in addition to Port City Daily’s in-depth election coverage, which will continue with up-to-the-minute results on Election Day at portcitydaily.com. Port City Daily’s Caroline Curran will host a live, three-hour […]

Catlin, Gale on ballot to represent N.C. District 20

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Rick Catlin, the Republican candidate for N.C. House District 20, said he is a problem solver. And North Carolina has many important issues that need to be addressed. Democratic candidate Tom Gale said, if elected, he would be more responsive to constituents than legislators have been in the past. Both candidates agree change is needed, […]

Woody White, R, candidate for New Hanover County Commission

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Editor’s note: Port City Daily invited all candidates for New Hanover County Commissioner to participate in our candidate questionnaire series. Candidates’ responses have not been edited for length or content. Name:  Woody White Age:  43 Pol. Affiliation:  Republican/Candidate for New Hanover County Commission Family:   Wife – Tammie White; Children:  Hayden (age 12) and Haley Catherine […]

McIntyre, Rouzer vie for 7th District seat

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Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of stories about the race for North Carolina’s 7th Congressional District between U.S. Rep. Mike McIntyre, a Lumberton Democrat, and his challenger State Sen. David Rouzer, a Johnston County Republican. To read the first story in this series, click here. Longtime Democratic incumbent Mike McIntyre and his […]

Tom Gale, D, candidate for N.C. House District 20

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Editor’s note: Port City Daily invited Rick Catlin and Tom Gale, candidates for North Carolina State House District 20, to participate in our candidate series. Candidates’ responses have not been edited for length or content. Name: Tom Gale Office sought: NC House of Representatives District 20 Political affiliation: Democrat Age: 36 Personal/family information: Married father […]

All eyes on District 7 House race between McIntyre, Rouzer

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Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories about the race for North Carolina’s 7th Congressional District between U.S. Rep. Mike McIntyre, a Lumberton Democrat, and his challenger State Sen. David Rouzer, a Johnston County Republican.  It’s one of the hottest races in the country. Nearly $6 million has been pumped into […]

Wayne Goodwin, D, candidate for N.C. Insurance Commissioner

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Editor’s note: Port City Daily invited North Carolina Insurance Commissioner candidates Wayne Goodwin, the incumbent, and Mike Causey to participate in our candidate profile series. Candidates’ responses have not been edited for length or content. Name: Wayne Goodwin Office sought: NC Insurance Commissioner Political affiliation:  Democrat Age:  45 Personal/family information:  Married to former State Representative […]

Deadline today to request postal ballots

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For anyone wanting to vote by mail in this election, a deadline will fall today. It’s the last day to request a postal absentee ballot, and that request must be at the elections office by 5 p.m. The New Hanover County Board of Elections clarified Tuesday morning that requests postmarked today but received at a […]

Jones, Anderson battle for District 3

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For Congressman Walter Jones, the Republican who has represented North Carolina’s 3rd District for 18 years, seniority matters. “I say, whether we like it or not, we have a seniority system. That’s the way the Congress works,” Jones said. “The longer you’re there, you get to make friendships in both parties. They get to trust […]