NORTH CAROLINA (WECT) – It's Election Day in North Carolina! Polls opened at 6:30 a.m. and will close at 7:30 p.m. If you are in line at 7:30 p.m. you will be allowed to vote.
While a municipal election doesn't typically draw the number of voters as a presidential election or a mid-term, they are just as important. This is a chance for citizens to choose who will make decisions in their specific areas.
Voters in North Carolina will make their choices Tuesday for mayor and council members across the state. There will also be other decisions on the ballot in some communities.
Here's a look at some of the major races WECT and Fox Wilmington will be keeping tabs on throughout the election.