Welcome to this week’s YES! Weekly Pop Quiz, in which we ask elected officials questions about their jobs. This week’s questions are directed to the Guilford County Commission. The rules are simple: No research, no callbacks.


1. Newly appointed Guilford County Manager Marty Lawing previously served as manager of which North Carolina county? 2. True or False: At last week’s meeting, the Guilford County School Board asked for an additional $13.6 million of operating funds for its upcoming yearly budget. 3. Commissioners recently voted to settle a dispute regarding the border between Guilford and which county?

Bruce Davis, Democrat, District 1 

1. Brunswick. [ ] 2. That’s true. [ ] 3. Alamance County. [ ]

Jeff Phillips, Republican, District 5 1. That would be Brunswick. [ ] 2. That’s true and is something I’m watching  closely. [ ] 3. That would be Alamance County. [ ]


1. Brunswick County 2. True 3. Alamance County