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By Bill Sterling Special to the Eastern Shore Post A full field of 86 golfers, beautiful fall weather, and wonderful memories paying tribute to a revered benefactor were the highlights of the 31st annual H.B. Rew Jr. Golf Tournament held at the Eastern Shore Yacht & Country Club on Oct. 4. The tournament is...
Mrs. Sarah Ann "Sally" Taylor, 72, of Chincoteague Island, passed away suddenly Oct. 2, 2019, at PRMC in Salisbury, Md. She was born on Chincoteague Island, Jan. 13, 1947, to the late James and Mary (Doughty) Berry. She was a member of Saint Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church and the Parish...
By Laura Davis --  Fall has unofficially arrived here on the Eastern Shore of Virginia – which means, oyster harvests will be in full swing in the waters surrounding our little peninsula. From the salts on the seaside to the sweeter guys harvested out of the Chesapeake Bay and...
By Linda Cicoira -- More than $202.5 million was spent to purchase Virginia lottery tickets in Accomack County in the last 20 years, according to figures released this week by John Hagerty of valottery.com Meanwhile, in Northampton, the total came to nearly $104 million bringing the total for the...
Stevon Sample
By Stefanie Jackson – Stevon Sample is on the verge of realizing his dream of earning a living as a full-time artist, and he hopes others will be inspired by his story. “If I can do it, you can do it” is the message he wants to send to Eastern...
Mayor Marshall
Editor's note: The article referenced was published online Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. It has a different title in the Aug. 16 print edition of the paper. By Parksley Mayor Wayne Marshall I am troubled by the fact that your recent article ("From Restroom Closures to Police Harassment" - August 13, 2019)...
Mrs. Marie C. Scott, 95, wife of the late J. Lynwood Scott, passed away peacefully Friday, Aug. 2, 2019. A native and lifelong resident of Onancock, she was born March 5, 1924, to the late James and Winnie Chambers. Mrs. Scott retired from the former C&P Telephone Company, where she...
Dear Editor: Just a shoutout that after being on the Shore for 20 years now, your paper is THE BEST. It is one of my favorite reads and I look forward to cover-to-cover reading each week. I find Linda Cicoira to be an exceptional writer in every aspect of newspaper...
By Linda Cicoira -- Accomack County’s 15 senior administrators and constitutional officers are being paid a total of $1,568,035 annually, according to information provided on request to the Eastern Shore Post. The tally does not include benefits.  Eight of the county leaders make more than $100,000, up from seven in...
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