9th District Committee Meeting Called for May 18, 2014

Call Issued:  May 9, 2014

As Chairman of the Ninth Congressional District Republican Committee, I, Adam L. Tolbert, do hereby issue this official call for a meeting of the District Committee to be held as indicated.

Date:          Sunday, May 18, 2014
Time:          2:00pm
Location:      Wythe County Courthouse – General District Courtroom
245 S. 4th Street
Wytheville, VA 24382


If you have a previous irrevocable conflict and cannot attend, a proxy must represent you.  We must have a quorum in order to conduct business.  A copy of the proxy form is attached with important notes.

I would appreciate it if you would notify me (email preferred) of your plans to attend or send a proxy.

I look forward to seeing you at the meeting.  Please contact me with any questions or concerns.

Adam L. Tolbert
Ninth Congressional District Republican Committee
776 Allison Gap Road
Saltville, VA 24370
(276) 496-5246

>>>Download Full Call, Agenda, and Proxy Form

Adam Tolbert Elected Chairman of Virginia’s 9th Congressional District GOP

Adam Tolbert Elected Chairman of Virginia’s 9th Congressional District GOP

WYTHEVILLE, VA–Ninth Congressional District Republicans gathered at George Wythe High School in Wytheville on Saturday, April 12th at a Convention to elect a new chairman of the Ninth Congressional District Republican Committee. Two candidates vied for the Chairmanship—Charlie Hargis of Washington County and Adam Tolbert of Smyth County.  Approximately 250 delegates from the counties and cities comprising the Ninth District attended and voted. After balloting concluded, Hargis made the final motion to elect Tolbert by acclamation to serve a two-year term. Ninth District Congressman Morgan Griffith was also in attendance and gave remarks to the crowd.

Adam Tolbert
Adam Tolbert

“I am very honored to have been elected as the Chairman of the 9th Congressional District Republican Committee,” Tolbert said after the vote. “I appreciate the strong vote of confidence and will continue to lead the hard work that has been going on in the 9th District. Thank you to everyone who attended the Convention, and everyone who has worked very hard to build our party over the previous years. We have a lot to be proud of in the 9th District as the most consistent Republican district in the Commonwealth. We will continue making the ‘Fightin’ Ninth’ the best possible place to live and work.”

The Ninth Congressional District includes 29 localities.  Counties included are Alleghany, Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Craig, Dickenson, Floyd, Giles, Grayson, Lee, Montgomery, Patrick, Pulaski, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise, and Wythe; all of the Cities of Bristol, Covington, Galax, Martinsville, Norton, Radford, and Salem; and portions of the counties of Henry and Roanoke.

2014 9th District Convention Called

Convention of the
Ninth Congressional District Republican Committee
Saturday, April 12, 2014
10:00 AM
George Wythe High School
#1 Maroon Way
Wytheville, VA 24382
I, Jack Morgan, as Chairman of the Ninth Congressional District Committee of the Republican Party of Virginia and pursuant to the Plan of Organization and as recommended and directed by the District Committee, do hereby issue this Call for a District Convention to be held at George Wythe High School, #1 Maroon Way, Wytheville, Virginia, 24382, or its alternative site, starting at 10:00 AM EDT on Saturday, April 12, 2014, for the following purposes:

A. Electing a District Chairman of the Ninth Congressional District Republican Committee;
B. For the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the convention.

>>>Download Full Call to Convention (PDF Format)

Convention Forms For Unit Chairs

9th District LG/AG Candidates Debate Set

The 9th District Republican Committee will be hosting a debate for all 2013 candidates for the Republican nomination for Lt. Governor and Attorney General.

All candidates for Lt. Governor and Attorney General have confirmed their plans to attend.

The event will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2013.  Doors open at 5:00pm and the debate kicks off at 6:00pm.

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center
1 Partnership Circle
Abingdon, VA 24210
(I-81, Exit 14)

For more information, contact debate@va9gop.org or Rich Macbeth at 276-492-3088