The general election is Tuesday, Nov. 8, and, as most people know, this is a very important election year for our nation, state and community.
We have provided information on some of the state races in the Nov. 8 general election of particular interest to Ocracoke and Hyde county mainlanders, and we urge voters to read it and to do their own research on the candidates.
You can also read more on candidates online at ocracokeobserver.com as well as many other sources.
Below are some articles the Observer has posted about the candidates and their offices:
State Senate candidate Futrell has strong Ocracoke roots
Bill Cook: Proud of his accomplishments
State Senate and House candidates discuss the issues
2016 North Carolina Voter Guide From North Carolina Common Cause