Tag: Horntown

Mrs. Leslie Ann Austin-Lankford, 48, of Horntown, received eternal life Friday, April 9, 2021, in Greenbackville. Born in Wilmington, Del., Leslie was the beloved daughter of Esther Austin and the late Jerry Johnson. Leslie was married to Roger “Kenny” Lankford on Oct. 15, 2016. Private graveside services were held Saturday, April...
By Carol Vaughn — No one from the public spoke at a March 22 public hearing to receive comment on Accomack County’s proposed Fiscal Year 2022 budget and tax rates. No increases to any tax rates or fees are proposed. The county’s real estate tax rate ranks 13th (highest to lowest) in...
By Carol Vaughn — Accomack County is expected to receive $6.3 million under the federal American Rescue Plan of 2021, which was signed into law March 12. The county has not yet received specific guidelines, but information released by the National Association of Counties indicates the money will come directly from...
Mr. Patrick James Johnson, 44, of Horntown, passed away Monday, Feb. 22, 2021, at TidalHealth Peninsula Regional in Salisbury, Md. Born July 27, 1976, in Nassawadox, he was the son of Patricia Burdette (Pony), of Mears, and the late Richard James Johnson. As a longtime Eastern Shore waterman, Patrick loved...
Mrs. Peggy A. Townsend-Colone, 74, of Pocomoke, Md., departed life on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020, at the Manokin Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare, Pocomoke. Born in Horntown, Peggy was the daughter of the late Chester Pitts Sr. and Ruth Handy Morris. She moved to Boston, Mass., in 1967 and completed...
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By Linda Cicoira -- A 50-year-old Horntown woman was arrested Monday, July 8, and charged with maliciously wounding another woman, according to Accomack Sheriff Todd Godwin. Just before 3:30 a.m., Sunday, the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the Eastern Shore 911 Center regarding a woman who had...
By Linda CicoiraA Horntown man was killed in Temperanceville in a single vehicle accident New Year’s Eve, according to Sgt. Michelle Anaya of the state police.Dietrich Geramane Davis, 45, of Fleming Road, was driving a 2005 Ford Focus at the intersection of Chesser Road and Sand Street...