• Accomack Gets Tax Hike

    By Linda Cicoira     Accomack supervisors raised the real-estate tax rate by a nickel in most districts Tuesday just in time for tax bills to be processed. The hike came in a 6-3 vote and took the rate per $100 valuation to 58 cents in Atlantic, Metompkin, Lee and Pungoteague districts and 49 cents on … [Continue Reading]

    Accomack Gets Tax Hike
  • Northampton Prepares Budget

    By Ron West     The Northampton County Board of Supervisors waded through a number of last-minute additions and deletions to the draft FY2015 budget Tuesday. Speaking for the Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Harry Rush made a plea for funding, noting that 43 of the state’s emergency shelters receive funding from a local … [Continue Reading]

    Northampton Prepares Budget