The filing period for the 2020 elections ended Friday at noon. Candidates had the opportunity to file since December 2.
Several candidates seeking to win statewide and local positions filed their paperwork at the Board of Elections office in Carthage.
Below is a breakdown of the contested statewide and local races:
NC State Senate District 25:
Rep. Thom McInnis
Dem. Helen Probst Mills
NC House of Representatives District 52:
Rep. Jamie Boles
Dem. Lowell Simon
Rep. Bob Temme
NC House of Representatives District 78:
Dem. Jim Meredith
Rep. Allen Ray McNeill
District Attorney District 29:
Rep. Authur Donadio
Rep. Mike Hardin
Moore County Board of Commissioners District II:
Rep. Louis Gregory
Rep. Ron Jackson
Dem. Candice Morrison
Moore County Board of Commissioners District IV:
Rep. Frank Quis
Moore County Board of Education District I:
Moore County Board of Education District II:
Moore County Board of Education District IV:
Betty Wells Brown
Moore County Board of Education District V:
Edward Spence, Jr.
Moore County voters will head to the polls for the primary race on March 3 with the general election being held on Nov. 3.
~Written by Sandhills Sentinel Editor Lori McFarland.
Candidates listed alphabetically.