Referendum passes: Courier-Tribune coverage.

Referendum passes: story and  pictures from the News & Record.

Television coverage of referendum passage: WXII 12; News 2; News 14 Carolina; Fox 8.

Board of Elections announces polling locations for vote

Opponents use misinformation, fear: get the facts; GWU researcher says foes misuse his cost calculator; dry counties are NOT effective in improving highway safety; and more research

Four City Council members endorse referendum, join Committee

Community boosters pass resolutions urging citizens to vote "FOR": Chamber of Commerce; Economic Development Corporation; Tourism Development Authority.