Month: March 2016

Jim Duncan suspends his 2nd district campaign

Jim Duncan in Pittsboro

by Jim Duncan Pittsboro, NC – With a heavy heart I am suspending my campaign. I have analyzed the opportunities in a number of newly drawn districts and have determined that the new congressional districts do not meet the initial…

Mark Walker files for Sixth District

Representative Mark Walker (R-NC)

Greensboro, NC – On Wednesday, Representative Mark Walker (R-NC) filed a Notice of Candidacy in North Carolina’s redrawn Sixth Congressional District. Walker, a Baptist pastor from Greensboro, was first elected to in 2014 after a nine-way primary and heavily contested…

Perry Harrison awarded STEM grant

Pittsboro, NC – Perry Harrison Elementary School has been awarded a grant of $2,500 from the Biogen Foundation’s Ignite the Power of STEM grant program, according to Freda Hicks, principal. The grant will be used to purchase technology for students…