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By Carol Vaughn — Terry R. McAuliffe won the Democratic primary in Virginia Tuesday to become the party’s candidate for governor in the November election. The former governor handily won his party’s nomination for a second term with over 61% of the vote according to unofficial results Tuesday night, prevailing over...
By Carol Vaughn — Accomack County’s voter registrar responded to concerns some voters have voiced about early voting and the electoral board. Voter Registrar Patricia White in a Sept. 29 email said 1,519 people had voted in person and the office had mailed out 2,177 ballots by that date, less than...
Dear Editor: This letter responds to the letter by Mr. Richard Saunders in the Oct.11 issue. He urges gun owners to vote Democrat, and assures them that the Democrats don’t want to take their guns away. However, in the past 20 years, the top leaders of the Democratic Party have made...