[Posted on Oct 18, 2017 | 575 views]
Mathews supervisor candidate O.J. Cole, standing, addresses the crowd at last Wednesday’s NAACP forum at First Baptist Church. Also pictured, from left, are school board candidate Bambi Thompson, Democratic candidate for House of Delegates Sheila Crowley, school board candidate Beth Bond and, at right, supervisor candidate Amy Dubois. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Candidate forums in Mathews this past week attracted full houses, including this one at the Gwynn’s Island Civic Center. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Candidate forums in Mathews this past week attracted full houses, including this one at the Piankatank Ruritan CLub building, below. Photo by Charlie Koenig
Among the candidates running for the Mathews County Board of Supervisors in the November election are, from left, Amy Dubois, Tyrone Hudgins, Lynn Jaeger, and Marion "Pepper" Love. Not shown: O.J. Cole, Mike Walls, and Brian Hopkins. Photo by Charlie Koenig
The Mathews School Board candidates running in the November election are, from left, Stephanie Armistead, Beth Bond, Linda Hodges, Melissa Mason, and Bambi Thompson. Photo by Charlie Koenig
 

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Garden Week: Visitors invited to ‘Come to Cappahosic’

Wesley Wilson to portray founder of United Negro College Fund

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Saturday is Shop Local Day

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Community comes together to build trail

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Science teacher sees trail as a community asset

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Board to weigh stormwater management options

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G-M Care Clinic receives $35,000 grant

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Harvey Morgan recalls days past in Gloucester

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Tax hike approved in Mathews

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