However over in Wake County, Raleigh Mayor Charles Meeker was elected for a fifth term as mayor of the capital city.
Raleigh City Council At-Large seated two candidates, Mary-Ann Baldwin and Russell Stephenson. While Cary Town Council District A candidate Lori Bush and candidate Jennifer Robinson will have to face off again in a run-off election next month.
Several districts in Cary and Raleigh had victorious wins well over the 50 percent margin. For a breakdown of district results click here
In Durham County, the margin of victory was also significant for Durham City Council Ward 1 candidate Cora Cole-Mcfadden and Durham City Council Ward 2 candidate Howard Clement III.
Cumberland, Wake and Durham counties were not the only counties to hold elections Tuesday. For a complete list of results visit the election results page