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School board candidates talk driver shortage, diversity in forum

School board candidates talk driver shortage, diversity in forum

Incumbent school board member Jim Kelly and his opponent Danon Middleton are in the midst of vying for an open seat in the Williamsburg-James City County school board.

They gave their answers on several questions to the public in a forum Wednesday evening.

Kelly manages the industrial cranes at Newport News Shipbuilding. His opponent, Danon Middleton, said the issue was one of many Kelly could have addressed in his tenure.

Bullying

Several questions from the audience were centered around the candidate's response to bullying in the district.

Middleton claimed voters’ should consider his personal connection the issue when they cast their vote —...

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