• Accusations Fly at School Board Selection Commission Free-For-All

    By Linda Cicoira -- When the term “mudslinging” was coined in the 1800s, the Eastern Shore probably did not come to mind. An Accomack School Board Selection Commission meeting on Tuesday night changed all that.  It started in an orderly fashion with Jesse Speidel, a native of Chincoteague, asking to be appointed to the school board to fill the … [Continue Reading]

    Accusations Fly at School Board Selection Commission Free-For-All
  • Police Chase for Speed Nets Robbery Suspect

    By Linda Cicoira -- A suspect is in custody following an armed robbery Wednesday at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Onley, according to Accomack Sheriff Todd Godwin. A report of the incident was made to the sheriff’s office at 12:18 p.m. After deputies arrived, it was determined that a black female wearing dark clothing entered the church and … [Continue Reading]

    Police Chase for Speed Nets Robbery Suspect