Jacksonville businessman announces candidacy for N.C. House

Jacksonville businessman Bobby Mills announced Thursday that he is a candidate for the 14th District seat in the North Carolina House of Representatives.  Mills, 26, is the general manager of Bob’s Auto Center and Bob’s Bargain Center.  Both are well-known auto dealerships in Onslow County.

“I have deep roots in Onslow County and I want to improve the quality of life for the people of our county,” Mills said.  “As a State Representative, my business experience and leadership skills will help me create jobs, improve education and eliminate wasteful spending.  I have the energy to be successful and I will campaign hard to win this race.”

Mills pledged to run a vigorous campaign to win the election.  “My fundraising has begun and I am committed to raising whatever it takes to run a successful campaign,” Mills remarked.  “I will work hard each and every day to meet people, listen to their concerns and share my conservative vision for Onslow County.  I will be their effective conservative voice in Raleigh.”

Bobby Mills is a dedicated civic leader with a proven record of community service.  A member of the Jacksonville Noon Rotary Club and the Jacksonville-Onslow Chamber of Commerce, he served as the Chairman of the Chamber’s Government Affairs Committee and is a member of the Military Affairs Committee.  Mills volunteers as a basketball coach at New Bride Middle School and he served previously as a member of the North Carolina State University Board of Trustees.