Recount results in no change for close Pitt County race

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - A recount today for a close school board race in one Eastern Carolina county brought about no change.

The Pitt County Board of Elections conducted the recount for the District 2 Board of Education race this morning.

Amy Cole was ahead of Judy Spell-Dupree by 19 votes after last week's canvass so Spell-Dupree requested the recount.

The results ended up being the same, with Cole receiving 1,972 votes compared to Spell-Dupree getting 1,953.

Afterward, the Board of Elections certified the election.