Tag: Mappsville

Mr. Bryan Eugene Sterner, 63, husband of Tammie Johnson Sterner, of Mappsville, passed away peacefully on April 6, 2021, at his residence. Born July 11, 1957, in Hanover, Pa., he was the son of the late Richard Eugene Sterner and the late Carolyn Ruth Keagy. Bryan was a crane operator...
By Carol Vaughn — A former seafood facility in Mappsville that has been for sale for years was purchased in December by a Maryland development company. Stonewall Capital, LLC, a Sparks, Md., company, purchased the property at 13249 Lankford Highway for $1 million from Integrated Fisheries International, according to a deed...
The Honorable Robert S. Bloxom Sr., 83, husband of Patricia Killmon Bloxom and a resident of Mappsville, passed away at his home, Cedar Grove, on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020. Born April 26, 1937, he was the son of the late Brantley Spurgeon Bloxom and the late Nancy Miles Bloxom. Bob...
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Staff Report — The death of a 29-year-old Parksley man on Saturday is being investigated as a homicide, according to the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office received a report Saturday, Sept. 12, around 9:32 p.m. that a vehicle had driven through a fence on Beartown Road in Mappsville, according...
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Staff Report — A man was found suffering from a gunshot wound after deputies were called to the scene of large gathering early Saturday on Route 13 in Mappsville. The Accomack County Sheriff’s Office received a report of shots fired at the gathering at around 1:12 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, according...
Story and Photo by Bill SterlingSpecial to the Eastern Shore PostIt was February of her senior year at Central High School in 1974 when Connie Widgeon was told by her guidance counselor, Nancy Irvin, that Irvin’s husband had mentioned he needed help at the bank. She advised...