>Congratulations are in order for the winners of the City of New Bern Elections for Mayor and Alderman, although there is the question of run-off elections pending. The best of luck for those effected by the run-off elections.
Mayor Bayliss 49% – Lee Bettis at 45%. Lee Bettis requested a run-off election because Candidates have to receive 50% of the vote.
Alderman, Ward 1, Sabrina Bengel
Alderman, Ward 2, Victor Taylor
Alderman, Ward 3, Denny Bucher
Alderman, Ward 4, Johnny Ray Kinsey at 40% and Joan Bottcher at 30%. Joan Bottcher requested a run-off election.
Alderman, Ward 5, Bernard White
Alderman, Ward 6, Dana Outlaw