Acle tops Scott in Wicomico District 2 election battle

Wicomico County Councilwoman, appointed by her colleagues to the District 2 seat 15 months ago, turned back a challenge from Alex Scott in Tuesday’s balloting. Acle, a Republican, received 5,380 votes to 4,240 votes for Scott, a Democrat. District 2 encompasses a large, mostly rural area of the county’s west side, that includes Sharptown, Mardela […]

Strong turnout reported as Wicomico voting begins

Voters across Maryland turned out in record numbers on Monday, the first day of early voting, surpassing the previous record set in 2016, according to state elections officials. In Wicomico County, about 2,600 people cast votes at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, the county’s only early voting location, said Anthony Gutierrez, elections supervisor for […]

Acle, Scott square off in Wicomico District 2 election

District 2 voters will decide on Election Day who will represent them on the Wicomico County Council as a replacement for Mark Kilmer who gave up his seat in June 2019 to return to his native Idaho.  For the past 14 months, Nicole Acle has filled the spot after she was appointed by County Council […]