Polls in North Carolina close at 7:30 PM; that's when the first votes can be tabulated. As they are, the results are forwarded from the local Elections offices to the NC State Board of Elections. Using the following link will get you the results of the election quicker than any other method.
We set the link for Lincoln County, but you can use the menu on the left to change to Catawba, Gaston or Cleveland counties or to learn district results in multi-county districts or to see total results in the statewide races including judges and those six proposed amendments.
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