Hall new chairwoman for IOW board

Published 11:29 am Thursday, January 3, 2013

ISLE OF WIGHT—Isle of Wight County Supervisors JoAnn Hall and Byron Bailey are expected to be named chairwoman and vice chairman, respectively, during an organizational meeting today.

Hall, who represents the Hardy district, has been serving as vice chairwoman. Al Casteen of the Smithfield District has been chairman.

Bailey represents the Newport district.

“We feel it’s fair. Everyone gets a turn,” said Casteen about the change in leadership.