NC District Court Judge Race

Evaluation, Recommendations and commentary by Robert A. Williams Judge Ali Paksoy has earned the reputation as being tough on crime. We need more of that in Cleveland County. However, our policy is to recommend NOT voting for unopposed candidates as…

NC Court of Appeals Judge Race

Evaluation, Recommendations and commentary by Robert A. Williams Folks, don’t be confused by all these candidates running for this office. There are only two candidates who have any Appeals Court experience at all. John Tyson and John Arrowood. John Arrowood…

Cleveland County Sheriff’s Race

Evaluation, Recommendations and commentary by Robert A. Williams The office of Sheriff of Cleveland County has always been held by a Democrat. At lease since the War between the States or thereabouts. There are two major reasons for that.. First,…

County Clerk of Superior Court Race

Evaluation, Recommendations and commentary by Robert A. Williams Mitzi McGraw has served the office of County Clerk of Superior Court well for the past eight years. Mitzi is running unopposed. However, our policy is to recommend NOT voting for unopposed…

Cleveland County Coroner Race

Evaluation, Recommendations and commentary by Robert A. Williams The office of Coroner is one of the most misunderstood elected offices in Cleveland County. The Coroner issues death certificates as normal procedures call for and is involved with determining the cause…