Tag: Pungoteague

By Carol Vaughn — The owners of the Village General Store in Pungoteague will retire in July, after owning and operating the store nearly 25 years. Billy Huffman, who owns and operates the business with his wife, Evelyn, bought the general store from the previous owner, Gary Parker, in 1996. The building...
Mrs. Claudine Maxine Smith, 58, of Pungoteague, received eternal life Friday, March 12, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital, Onancock. Born in Davis Wharf, Claudine was the beloved daughter of the late Clyde Davis and the late Lucy M. Bailey. She was a hard worker, dedicating 35 years to Perdue...
By Stefanie Jackson – Pungoteague Elementary School, which recently won an award for continuous improvement on the Virginia Standards of Learning tests during a three-year period, wants to move forward with more support for special education students. Andre Elliott, of the Eastern Shore YMCA, proposed starting a swimming program for...
By Linda CicoiraA fire that swept through a two-story wood-frame Bobtown home near Pungoteague last weekend injured the couple who lived there and killed dozens of their animals.Laura Chuquin-Naylor said she and her husband “escaped without major injuries … it would be premature to offer any comments...