Endorsements List


  • Joe Hackney
  • Hon. Wade Barber
  • Hon. Janice Oldham
  • Hon. Sam Cooper
  • Hon. Bob Atwater
  • Hon. Betty Wilson
  • Hon. Carl Thompson
  • Hon. Tim Cunnup
  • Hon. Sam Adams
  • Robert Scurlock
  • Sam Williams
  • Mechelle Thompson
  • Paul S. Messick Jr.
  • Jenny DeLoach
  • Diane Ursano
  • Vickie Shea
  • and others

“I’m honored to have endorsements from community leaders and friends, based on their confidence in me to serve as your Clerk of Superior Court and Judge of Probate.” Dana Hackney

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Early Voting

HACKNEY FOR CLERK - Early Voting Locations/April 19 to May 5, 2018

Board of Elections Office (Pittsboro)

Northeast District Park (North Chatham)

Earl B. Fitts Community Center (Siler City)

Goldston Town Hall (Goldston)


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Endorsements from Sam Cooper and Janice Oldham

“As the hub and front-line of our courts, Dana Hackney is Day-1 ready to lead; she’s ready to serve as your Clerk of Court and Judge of Probate. She’s experienced, competent, and compassionate – the right person for the job.” Clerks of Superior Court Sam Cooper (2009-present) and Janice Oldham (1975-2009)

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Police Benevolent Association Endorsement

POLICE BENEVOLENT ASSN. OF NC ENDORSES DANA HACKNEY - “The endorsement of NC’s largest law enforcement association recognizes our shared commitment to collaborate, serve, and meet the needs of Chatham County.”
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Clerk of Superior Court Office

The Clerk of Superior Court office, located in the Chatham County Justice Center, is the County's largest judicial office.

Day-1, I’m ready to lead; I’m ready to serve as your Clerk and Judge of Probate, to include managing the Criminal, Civil, Juvenile, Estates & Special Proceedings, and Bookkeeping sections and staff."


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Child Abuse Prevention Month

Please join me by wearing "Blue" on April 6th, part of recognizing April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. "The future success of our state relies on the healthy growth and development of all children. When we work together to ensure their healthy development, the next generation pays it back through a lifetime of productivity and responsible citizenship. With the support of engaged communities and nurturing families, all children can thrive and have the opportunity to grow into contributing, caring, and healthy adults." https://preventchildabusenc.org/

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Carolina Meadows Forum

The Carolina Meadows candidates forum on Monday (04-02-2018) was a welcomed opportunity for me to emphasize my experience as Judge of Probate, a crucial Clerk's duty that I can carry out on Day-1, consistent with the daily duties that I presently share with Clerk Sam Cooper.

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"Candidating" on Saturday (03-31-18) provided a great opportunity to answer voter questions; also, a great opportunity to explain the duties of the Clerk's office and why I'm Day-1 ready to serve as your Clerk.



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Fearrington Democrats

What a great turnout of Fearrington Dems on Tuesday!! (03-27-18) I appreciated the opportunity to share why I'm ready to lead and ready to serve on Day-1 as your Clerk of Superior Court.

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I’m proud to have the support of current Clerk, Sam Cooper and former Clerk, Janice Oldham. Day-1, I’m ready to serve as your Clerk; building on Clerk Cooper and Clerk Oldham’s 65-years of experience in our court system.

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