• Can Accomack Tax the Solar System?

        By Linda Cicoira     A 2014 state law could cause Amazon’s big solar project in northern Accomack to avoid paying as much as $800,000 in machinery and tool taxes on $200 million worth of property, according to calculations used for other businesses in the area. Accomack Administrator Steve Miner wrote on … [Continue Reading]

    Can Accomack Tax the Solar System?

    By Georgia Kalmoutis The 90th Annual Chincoteague Pony Swim was held Wednesday as thousands of eager spectators looked on. The herd of about 150 wild ponies was guided into the water at 8:15 a.m. to paddle across the Assateague Channel at slack tide. The first pony reached the shore about three and a half minutes later. The ponies were allowed a … [Continue Reading]