Incumbent 6th Congressional District chairman Wendell Walker won at today’s convention held in Roanoke over challenger Vance Wilkins, former speaker of the house. In a packed high school auditorium, the proceedings included speeches, resolutions, and addresses from elected officials.
Trixie Averill and Wendell Walker. Photo by Lynn R. Mitchell.
– Vance Wilkins’ last hurrah
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–Wendell Walker piles up endorsements prior to Saturday’s convention