Matt Hart will be the new mayor of Onley. According to the Accomack County Registrar’s Office, the vote was certified Wednesday afternoon at approximately 3:30. Hart defeated Billy Ferguson by the narrowest possible margin: one vote. Hart wins with 110 votes to Ferguson’s 109. There were 17 write in votes.
In the Onley Town Council race, the top six vote getters were Susan Rillo,Rose Pierson, Ned Finney, Woody Zember, Billye D. Custis, and Claudia Harmon.