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Submitted Article – Roberta Anne Kellam has announced her candidacy for the District 4 seat on the Northampton County Board of Supervisors. A resident of the Franktown area, Kellam served for several years on both the Northampton County Planning Commission and the Virginia State Water Control Board.  “Representing and serving...
By Stefanie Jackson – A Cape Charles resident let the cat out of the bag again at the May 16 town council meeting when he reported an altercation between himself and another resident, related to a disagreement about the care and treatment of stray cats in the neighborhood, also...
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By Stefanie Jackson – The Accomack school board unanimously passed exam schedule changes Tuesday night that will allow the current school year to end one day early, Friday, June 7, instead of Monday, June 10. In other business, Director of Finance Beth Onley explained how the teacher salary scale was...
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By Linda Cicoira -- A felony charge of abduction and two counts of brandishing a firearm will not be prosecuted against former Northampton County Supervisor Granville Hogg who was accused of blocking a delivery van’s path in September 2018.  Trespassing charges brought by Hogg were also not put on trial...
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By Linda Cicoira -- Twelve positions were eliminated last week at the Eastern Shore Community College for the upcoming fiscal year and three new positions were created as part of a “substantial reconfiguration of the college’s organizational structure.” The announcement was made to faculty and staff last week either in...
By Linda Cicoira -- Investigators hired by Eastern Virginia Medical School to look into the racist photograph that appears on Gov. Ralph Northam’s 1984 yearbook page were unable to determine the identity of the two people who were posing and disguised, according to a report made at a press conference at the school Wednesday morning. 
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By Linda Cicoira -- Investigators hired by Eastern Virginia Medical School to look into the racist photograph that appears on Gov. Ralph Northam’s 1984 yearbook page were unable to determine the identity of the two people who were posing and disguised, according to a report made at a press...
By Linda Cicoira --A judge found probable cause Monday to certify two felony charges of possessing firearms at Nandua High School to an Accomack grand jury. The accused was working at the school as a substitute teacher. A shotgun was found in the trunk of his vehicle and a...
By Linda Cicoira -- Maria Danielle Owens, a former corporal at the Eastern Shore Regional Jail, who supervised 20 other officers and was convicted of having sex with a prisoner and providing him with a cell phone, was sentenced Monday in Northampton Circuit Court to five years in prison....
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By Linda Cicoira -- Accomack School Board Member Camesha Handy announced Tuesday that she will seek the District 5 seat on the Accomack County Public School Board in the November general election. The Gargatha Landing resident has served in the post since she was appointed by the School Board Selection...