Episode 1: NC House of Representatives District 18
In this episode of our all new, online exclusive segment, Campaign Corner, we will be focusing on the race for the NC House of Representatives, District 18. Reporter, Xander Zupancic, speaks with incumbent, Susi Hamilton and challenger Gerald Benton.
Episode 2: NC State Senate, District 9
This episode of Campaign Corner is all about the NC Senate, District 9 race! Reporter, Meagan Black sits down with incumbent, Michael Lee and reporter, Matthew Corbin speaks with challenger, Andrew Barnhill.
Episode 3: County Commissioner
This week we are highlighting candidates who are running for County Commissioner. There are six candidates, three democrats and three republicans fighting for three spots on the New Hanover County board. We first spoke with current Commissioner, Rob Zapple about his role in local government to get an idea of the responsibilities of the position. Reporters Xander, Sydney, Charlotte, and Matthew then sat down with five of the six candidates to talk about their goals for the election. Dr. Derrick Hickey is also running for this office, but we were unfortunately unable to reach him for an interview.
Episode 4: Superior Court Judge District 5B
In this episode, we learn about the Superior Court Judge position, and meet two of the three candidates running for the seat, Connie Jordan and Kent Harrell. Unfortunately, due to a scheduling conflict, candidate Melinda Crouch was unable to attend the panel.