Educators

Teacher, engineer vying for school board spot come November

Teacher, engineer vying for school board spot come November

Two candidates with very different backgrounds are running for the Jamestown district spot on the Williamsburg-James City County School Board.

Jim Kelly, who has been on the board since 2010, is running for re-election. He manages the industrial cranes at Newport News Shipbuilding.

Danon Middleton — a former public school teacher — is also running for the seat. He is currently an academic instructor at The Apprentice School at the shipyard.

Redistricting

The district is in the midst of a redistricting effort that includes middle schools, since James Blair Middle School is slated to open next fall.

Board members have yet decide...

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