Lincoln County NC Election

Primary to decide next Lincoln County Sheriff

DENVER – Without a Democrat in the running, the May 17 primary will determine the next Lincoln County Sheriff. Incumbent Bill Beam is seeking his second term as the county’s highest-ranking law enforcement official, while Erin Long and Ronnie Messer campaign to unseat him. Each candidate was asked to provide an introduction and a summary of their platforms: Bill Beam […]

Five Republicans vie for two commissioners’ seats

DENVER – The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners hasn’t seen a Democrat elected since 1998 and that trend will continue in 2022. The lack of a Democratic challenger means the top two finishers from the field of five in the May 17 Republican primary will be elected to the board. Incumbents Bud Cesena and Milton Sigmon are each seeking a […]