Half of the field is set for one of the local races involving a seat in Virginia’s General Assembly.
Dickie Bell was certified Saturday as the Republican candidate for House District 20 in the November election. That was done in a meeting Saturday of the Republican Legislative District Committee for House 20, according the legislative district committee chair, Anne Fitzgerald.
The committee met at the Staunton Public Library. The committee is composed of Republican unit chairs from Augusta, Nelson and Highland counties, and the cities of Waynesboro and Staunton.