Tag: election

By Linda Cicoira -- Accomack County’s treasurer won’t be seeking another four-year term in November but a 14-year veteran deputy treasurer is planning to run for the post. “I am very grateful to have had the opportunity to serve the citizens of Accomack County for the past 24 years,” Treasurer...
By Linda Cicoira -- District 7 Supervisor Laura Belle Gordy has been a devoted member of the Accomack Board of Supervisors since she was first elected in 1988. She is now serving her seventh four-year term and announced this week that at the end of 2019 it will be...
By Linda Cicoira  Accomack Supervisor Harris Phillips III announced Thursday that he is seeking a second term on the board of supervisors. “It has been a great honor to serve my friends and neighbors of the 5th District over the past four years,” said Phillips, “There is still plenty more work...
By Linda Cicoira -- Billy Joe Tarr, a 64-year-old island native who represents Chincoteague on the Accomack Board of Supervisors, will seek a second four-year term in the November general election.  “It has been a learning experience,” Tarr said this week. “It is a pleasure to serve with this group of...
By Stefanie Jackson Charlene Gray wants to serve as Northampton County’s commissioner of the revenue for a second term. “It is my pleasure each day to serve the citizens of this great county,” she said. Gray served as the deputy commissioner of the revenue for 25 years before being elected commissioner of...
By Stefanie Jackson David Doughty Jr. is seeking a third term as Northampton County sheriff. His career with the Northampton County Sheriff’s Office has spanned 25 years to date, beginning in 1994 when he became a jail deputy. Doughty was promoted in 1996 to patrol deputy and in 1998 to criminal...