Marilyn Avila kept her N.C. House District 40 seat.
With all precincts reporting, Avila, a Republican who has served four terms in the House, led with 54.36 percent of the vote.
Democrat Margaret Broadwell had 45.64 percent of the vote.
District 40 spans much of northwestern Wake County.
Avila was involved with legislation requiring voter identification cards. Broadwell was the first female elected mayor of Morrisville in 1995.