• Davis Acquitted of Murder

    By Linda Cicoira-- An Accomack Circuit Court jury acquitted an Atlantic area man Wednesday of premeditated murder in the shooting death of his neighbor nearly two years ago. The panel deliberated over the circumstantial case for about 90 minutes before finding Marcus Mitchell Davis, 28, of Nocks Landing Road not guilty of killing 35-year-old … [Continue Reading]

    Davis Acquitted  of Murder
  • Northampton Strives To Maintain Tax Rate

    By Ron West-- The Northampton County Board of Supervisors met briefly Tuesday to conduct a public hearing on the tax rate.  Based on 2016 re-assessment figures, County Finance Director John Andrzejewski said total real-estate values in the county dropped by 16.72 percent, a $400 million decrease countywide.  Under state law, the equalized tax … [Continue Reading]

    Northampton Strives To Maintain Tax Rate