campaign trail


• Wednesday: Democratic US Senate candidateKen Lewis will attend the Wake CountyDemocratic Women’s Candidate Forum atthe Clarion Hotel State Capital, located at 320Hillsborough St. in Raleigh at 6 p.m.• Thursday: Republican NC House District 57candidate Jon Hardister will appear at the HighPoint Republican Women’s Club CandidatesForum at the Deep River Plantation Club Housein High Point at 6:30 p.m.• Thursday: Republican US House District 6 candidateJeff Phillips will appear at the DavidsonCounty Republican Convention from 6:30 to8:30 p.m.• Friday: Democratic US Senate candidate CalCunningham will appear at a reception in hishonor at the home of George and Shirley Carr,located at 2310 Princess Ann St. in Greensboro,at 6 p.m. Tickets cost $250. Contact JohnGardner at 336.248.2010 or john@calfornc.comto RSVP.• Friday: Democratic US House District 5 candidateBilly Kennedy will appear at an eventhosted by the Iredell County Democratic Partyat Mulligans at Fox Den Country Club, locatedat 175 Country Club Drive in Statesville, at6:30 p.m.• Saturday: Republican US House District 6 candidateJames Taylor will appear at the RowanCounty Republican Convention at 2 p.m.• March 29: Democratic Rep. Mel Watt will holda town-hall meeting at the Winston-SalemPreparatory Academy, located at 1215 N.Cameron Ave., from 7 to 8:30 p.m.• March 30: Democratic Rep. Mel Watt willhold a town-hall meet at Allen Middle School,located at 1108 Glendale Drive in Greensboro,from 6 to 7:30 p.m.