Democrat Bridgette Craighead and Republican Wren Williams are vying to succeed Charles Poindexter.
Wren Williams' margins in Patrick and Henry counties were too much for incumbent Charles Poindexter to overcome in his home base of Franklin County.
Del. Charles Poindexter, a former Franklin County supervisor who has served in the General Assembly since 2008, is facing a challenge from Pat…
I have known Del. Charles Poindexter since he served with distinction on the Franklin County Board of Supervisors. He well represented and was…
“Uncontested incumbency is un-American and the people should have a choice who they want in power,” said Rocky Mount business owner Bridgette Craighead.
The bill would require drivers to fully change lanes to pass bicyclists and allow cyclists to ride two abreast in a lane.
Wren Williams, 32, suggests it is time for fresh representation for the 9th House District of Patrick County and parts of Franklin and Henry counties.
Virginia bucked a two-decade trend of rising tuition costs when public colleges agreed to freeze rates last year in exchange for state funds.
After Democrats snubbed him, Sherman Witcher is running as an independent against Sen. Bill Stanley.
Gov. Ralph Northam vetoed two bills Thursday from Del. Charles Poindexter, R-Franklin, because the governor said they would weaken efforts to …
RICHMOND — Some reshuffling in the General Assembly meant a few key committee changes for Southwest Virginia representatives.
RICHMOND — After a recent bout with cancer, Del. Terry Austin has softened his stance on Medicaid expansion.
RICHMOND — As the General Assembly works to craft a two-year state budget by March, lawmakers have requested billions for local projects.
RICHMOND — Leaders in Virginia’s House of Delegates doled out committee assignments Thursday and some Southwest Virginia lawmakers got promoti…
Democrats led the way on Election Night 2017, sweeping the statewide races and making major gains in the House of Delegates.
For the first time since 2011, voters in the 9th District will see two names on the ballot Nov. 7 for their House of Delegates seat.
An independent candidate that planned to oppose Del. Charles Poindexter for the 9th District House of Delegates seat failed to qualify for the…
ROCKY MOUNT — Bill Jefferson still remembers his first day on the air at Franklin County’s WYTI radio station, 60 years later.
A former primary opponent to Del. Charles Poindexter will run as independent because his petitions were declined by the Republican Party.