Local Politics

Obama to Return to State

Posted April 24, 2008 9:16 p.m. EDT

— Barack Obama will return to the Tar Heel state on Monday, his campaign announced Thursday.

Obama will appear at a One-Stop Early Vote Rally at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Dean E. Smith Center at 9:30 p.m.

The event is part of a push by the Obama campaign to encourage North Carolinians to participate in the state's primary and in its first-ever One-Stop Early Vote period.

The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required.

Ticket distribution will take place Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tickets will be distributed at these locations:

Orange County

Obama table outside the Morehead Planetarium
150 E. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill

Obama table outside the Carrboro Town Hall
301 West Main Street

Wake County

Obama table outside the Pullen Arts Center
105 Pullen Road

Durham County

Obama table outside of the Old Durham Ball Park
Corporation and Morris Streets
Durham, NC

Guilford County

Obama table outside the Greensboro Coliseum
Northside of Pavilion Parking Lot
1921 W. Lee Street

Alamance County

Obama Table outside the Youth Services Building
201 W. Elm Street