Whoa. Including Buncombe (Western NC) and Cumberland (Fayetteville/Ft. Bragg).
Barry Yeoman (@Barry_Yeoman) Tweeted:
I wrote a @washingtonpost story about an unprecedented sweep in North Carolina. The 7 biggest counties all elected African-American sheriffs, a sharp break from the nation’s historic pattern of picking white men and keeping them there in perpetuity.