Election Guide 2010
Compiled by Chris Graham
AFPTheMagazine.com offers up information on the candidates for public office in contested races in Staunton and Waynesboro to be decided on May 4.
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Jim Harrington is running unopposed to fill out the remaining two years of former City Councilman Dickie Bell’s unexpired term.
Four candidates are vying for the other three at-large seats on the Council.
She is currently the business manager at the Augusta Correctional Center.
Dull was elected to Staunton City Council in 2006.
He has served on City Council since 2006.
He has been on City Council since 2002 after serving for 32 years on the Staunton Police Department.
Tate has worked in the federal government and is currently a second-year student in the T.C. Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond.
Online at www.carltate.com.
AFP coverage of the 2010 Staunton elections
– “Read my lips? Candidates debate taxes,” April 30 – https://augustafreepress.com/2010/04/30/read-my-lips-candidates-debate-taxes/
– “Money issues dominate Staunton council candidates forum,” April 29 – https://augustafreepress.com/2010/04/29/money-issues-dominate-staunton-candidates-forum/
– “Quiet on the Staunton election front,” March 28 – https://augustafreepress.com/2010/03/28/quiet-on-the-staunton-election-front/
In Ward D, incumbent Lorie Smith is facing off with challenger Mike Harris.
In Ward C we have two challengers – Robert Johnson and Jeff Freeman. Incumbent Nancy Dowdy is not seeking re-election.
Smith is a current member of the board of directors of Vector Industries and is the mother to a special-needs child, Lauren.
Online at www.loriesmith.com.
Online at www.mikeharrisforcouncil.com.
He currently serves as the chairman of the Waynesboro Transportation Safety Commission and is a deacon in Oak Grove Baptist Church.
Waynesboro School Board
There’s one contested race on the School Board docket – in Ward D, where incumbent Kathe Maneval is facing off with challenger Jennifer Jones.
Online at www.maneval.net.
Online at www.jenniferjoneswaynesboro.com.
AFP coverage of the 2010 Waynesboro elections
– “The better budget approach: Zero-based, or results-based?” April 29 – https://augustafreepress.com/2010/04/29/the-better-budget-approach-zero-based-or-results-based/
– “Education group announces Waynesboro endorsements,” April 27 – https://augustafreepress.com/2010/04/27/education-group-announces-waynesboro-endorsements/
– “City Council candidates meet at forum,” April 22 – https://augustafreepress.com/2010/04/22/city-council-candidates-meet-at-forum/