Ward Armstrong chosen to run in new 9thHe's moving to Bassett. Is it worth it?
By Janelle Rucker, Roanoke Times
Rocky Mount -- Democratic party delegates from the newly redrawn 9th District unanimously nominated Ward Armstrong as their candidate for the House of Delegates race.
Thursday night's meeting was a first for the district party, which includes most of Franklin County, all of Patrick County and western Henry County.
Currently, Armstrong serves as the House Minority Leader and represents the 10th District, which includes parts of Martinsville, Henry County and Carroll County and all of Patrick County. He will move from Collinsville to Bassett to run for the new 9th District against Del. Charles Poindexter, R-Franklin County, who has held the seat since 2007.
"Everyone is excited to have a ... [blah blah blah] [link]
I guess so if that's what constitutes your 15 minutes of fame.
Kinda sad, really.