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Bedford Board of Supervisors member announces departure

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Steve Arrington on the Bedford County Board of Supervisors announced he was leaving after Monday night's meeting.

According to the county attorney, the board has to wait until he leaves his position which is January 31, 2016 before finding a replacement. The board will have a few weeks to appoint a person who will fill the seat.

The county attorney tells us in the first board of supervisors meeting in the beginning of February, he'll request for authority for a special election to be held during November elections to circuit court.

The person who is elected during that special election will fill the seat until the end of 2015 that is the same time Arrington's position is to end as well.

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