Tag: Revenue

By Stefanie Jackson – Accomack County Public Schools’ financial outlook has appeared to improve since about two weeks ago, when Finance Director Beth Onley announced that the fiscal year 2021 budget could experience a shortfall of up to $1.6 million. Multiple revenue losses were predicted due to the economic impacts...
By Stefanie Jackson – Spencer Murray, the chairman of the Northampton board of supervisors, has often said, “Northampton County doesn’t have a spending problem, it has a revenue problem,” and supervisors are continually seeking new sources of revenue for the county. Del. Robert Bloxom recently presented his fellow Virginia legislators with...
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 Connie MorrisonThe takeaway from Sen. Lynwood Lewis’ Dec. 18 town hall meeting was this: election years are difficult ones for progress, but certain things must get done.The difficulty with election years is that even the most routine legislative matters can become mired in politics. All 100...