Brenda Bowman

Conservative Enters Race For Hurt Seat

Last night it was announced that RENEWANATION president Melvin Adams will seek the Republican nomination to replace state Senator Robert Hurt in the 19th Senate district. Adams plans a formal announcement in Roanoke this Friday.

Three others have already floated their names or signaled their intentions to enter the race: Attorney Bill Stanley, Danville city councilman Fred Shanks and Pittsylvania Republican Committee Chair Brenda Bowman.