NC Senate District 19 results: Democrat Val Applewhite defeats Republican Wesley Meredith

Democrat Val Applewhite of Fayetteville has defeated Republican Gray's Creek resident Wesley Meredith for the North Carolina Senate District 19 sea...

November 9, 2022
9:50 AM

Democrat Val Applewhite of Fayetteville has defeated Republican Gray's Creek resident Wesley Meredith for the North Carolina Senate District 19 seat, according to election night returns from the Board of Elections. Applewhite led with 30,219 votes to Meredith's 27,424 votes. That's 52.42% to 47.58%. She will replace Democratic state Sen. Kirk deViere, who she defeated in the Democratic primary in May. 'This is not a moment, this is movement,' Applewhite told supporters gathered for an election watch party at the Metropolitan Room event space in downtown Fayetteville.

Paul Woolverton