Towns to hold local elections May 3

Voters in all six towns in Shenandoah County can pick local leaders when they go to the polls May 3.

Several seats on town councils in Edinburg, Mount Jackson, New Market, Strasburg, Toms Brook and Woodstock with terms ending June 30 are up for election. Mayors’ positions in New Market, Strasburg and Toms Brook also are up for election.

Anyone interested in running in the election must file the necessary paperwork by March 1. Shenandoah County General Registrar Lisa McDonald said Friday that no one had filed.

Seats held by the following people are up for election.

Edinburg Town Council
Clyde Beachy
Ed Hite
Teresa Minnick

Mount Jackson Town Council
Dennis L. Andrick
Donald I. Pifer
Rod Shepherd

New Market
Mayor Douglas Bradley

New Market Town Council
Tim Palmer
Scott Wymer
Eddie Litten

Mayor Timothy Taylor

Strasburg Town Council
Robert Baker
Rich Orndorff Jr.
Richard Redmon
Jocelyn Vena

Woodstock Town Council
Michael Funkhouser
Jacqueline Lambert
Alicia Gutshall