7 file for Handy Sanitary District
By Kelly Bledsoe
over and interest is high in the 2014 general election. Filing for this year’s election ended at noon last Friday and
the focus will now shift to the primary election on Tuesday, May 6.
to the Davidson County Board of Elections the following people have filed in these local races:
•NC State Senate District 33 ~ Republican incumbent Senator Stan Bingham of Denton, and Republican Eddie
Gallimore of Thomasville.
•NC House of Representatives District 80 ~ Republican Sam Watford
of Thomasville, and Republican incumbent Roger Younts of Lexington.
•NC House of Representatives
District 81 ~ Republican incumbent Rayne Brown of Lexington.
•Davidson County Board of Commissioners
~ Republicans, Lance Barrett of Lexington, incumbent Billy Joe Kepley of Lexington, Steve Shell of Lexington, incumbent Don
Truell of Thomasville, incumbent Todd Yates of Lexington, and Democrat Derek Kelly of Lexington.
of Superior Court ~ Republican incumbent Brian Shipwash of Lexington, and Democrat Tina Royal.
of Deeds ~ Republican incumbent David Rickard of Lexington,
•Davidson County Sheriff ~ Republicans,
incumbent Sheriff David Grice of Denton, Tracy Pierce of Thomasville, and Hal Triplett of Lexington, and Democrat Tommy Evans,
Jr. of Thomasville.
•Handy Sanitary District (general election only) ~ Dan Caudle of New London,
Charles Hobson of New London, R.P. Hughes of New London, incumbent Norman Hunt of Denton, incumbent Karen Nash of New London,
incumbent A.D. Sechrist of New London, and Debora Yarbrough of New London.
more information on the 2014 elections visit http://www.votedavidsoncountync.com.
Meet and Greet with
Sheriff David Grice and Senator Stan Bingham
Senator Stan Bingham (R) and Davidson County Sheriff David
Grice will be hosting a meet and greet Saturday, March 8 at Davis Townsend Lions Club and personally invite you to join them.
The meet and greet will be from 10am to 4:00pm with free hot dogs and chips. Other Republican candidates, including Register
of Deeds candidate David Rickard, County Commissioner candidate Lance Barrett, and NC House of Representative candidate Sam
Watford will be joining them.
This is a great
opportunity to meet and greet local politicians/candidates and to learn more about those running for public office. The event
also provides an opportunity for individuals to collect campaign materials to show support for the candidates by displaying
and distributing signs and information and provides an opportunity for those wishing to volunteer in the upcoming primary
on May 6, 2014.
Davis Townsend Lions Club is located
on Turner Road in Lexington, NC.