Call it Judges Day.
Seven incumbent Mecklenburg district court judges filed for re-election Tuesday.
And District Judge Lisa Bell filed for the Superior Court seat being vacated by Judge Richard Boner, who is retiring.
The 8th Congressional District was guaranteed one contest: incumbent Republican Rep. Richard Hudson filed again. And Democrat Antonio Blue also filed. In 2012 he finished a distant third as a write-in candidate. Jim Morrill
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