Jeff Branscome writes about Spotsylvania County.
A New Sheriff in Town
The last elections happened just weeks ago, and new candidates are already filing at the Spotsylvania County registrar’s office. Lt. Col. Michael Timm, with the Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Department, has announced that he’s running for sheriff in November. But Timm won’t be running against his boss, Sheriff Howard Smith. The sheriff has decided not to run for another term. Look for a story in this week’s paper.