Jackson County’s newest elected officials are getting settled into their seats on the Board of Commissioners as they hit the ground running on some of the issues their campaigns focused on earlier
Results of the delayed vote count in some North Carolina elections won’t be determined until well after Thanksgiving leftovers are gone, due to official protests and several races that are close en
Come Dec. 5, Jackson County’s leadership will look substantially different following a Republican sweep in the county commissioner races on Nov. 8.
Election night proved to be a tumultuous ride for many in North Carolina, as the state’s gubernatorial race remains largely contested and Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump defied many
Voters on the plateau and across the Tar Heel State showed a dissatisfaction Tuesday with the status quo and a desire for change.
With less than a week to go before the general election, campaigns for public offices big and small are seeing a flurry of activity as final preparations are made to get out the vote.
One-stop early voting began last Thursday, the day after the last of three painful presidential debates.
This year’s presidential election is still a few weeks away, but Jackson County residents will be able to start casting their votes for the nation’s chief executive as well as a slew of local and r
The two frontrunners for the North Carolina House of Representatives District 119 seat faced off on Oct.
The candidates for Jackson County’s Board of Commissioners openings met last Thursday as incumbent Democrats Mark Jones and Vicki Greene sat down with Republicans Mickey Luker and Ron Mau to tackle
Candidates for District 11’s U.S. Congressional seat squared off last Friday in the first of a series of political debates hosted by Western Carolina University’s Public Policy Institute and Department of Political Science and Public Affairs.
This year is shaping up to be one of the most intriguing and important election years in a long time for North Carolina voters.
Voters can learn a lot from political debates.
The United States Supreme Court recently voted to uphold the decision by the Fourth U.S.
The United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals’ recent decision to overturn the 2013 Voter Information Verification Act may have major ramifications for how Jackson County conducts its Nov.