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Gates County Election Results

(All results are unofficial; all precincts reporting)

Board of Commissioners – Eure District

Jonathan A. Jones – 2,698

C.W. Ward – 1,437

 

Board of Commissioners – Gates District

Ray Freeman – 2,866

Rebecca Crawford Parks – 1,305

 

Board of Commissioners – Gatesville District

Jack Owens – 2,755

Carol Whitt – 1,397

 

Clerk of Superior Court

Nell F. Wiggins – 3,096

Melinda Parks Dewitt – 1,082

 

Gates County Sheriff

Ray Campbell – 3,076

James Gary Ingram – 1,132

 

Soil & Water District Supervisor

(Vote for 2)

Rick H. Morgan – 2,613

R.E. Miller III – 2,341

NOTE: The majority of Gates County voters were in favor of all six state constitutional amendments on the ballot. Five of those were by margins of 60 percent or more: protection of the right to hunt and fish (78.7%); strengthening victims rights (80.7%); capping the state income tax rate at a maximum 7.0 percent (78.6%); requiring an ID to vote (71%); and creating a Bipartisan Board of Ethics and Elections (64.7%).