In Northampton County, the only contested local election contest for the Supervisor seat is in District 2. Last night the two candidates met for a debate at Occohannock Elementary School. The debate was sponsored by CEBES and WESR. Both Dixon Leathurbury and David Kabler met and fielded 18 questions. The questions covered multitude of issues from chicken houses, to education and comprehensive plans. Both candidates supported the Aquaculture industry which is the second largest industry in Northampton at this time. Both candidates summed up their positions in their closing remarks. David Kabler had this to say.
Dixon Leatherbury summed up why he wanted voter support: