The Nelson County Republican Committee is pleased to present its nominees running for local office in the November 3rd General Election.

Republican Candidate for Sheriff: John D.

Republican Candidate for Sheriff: John D. “Mike” Thompson, Jr.

John D. “Mike” Thompson, Jr. is a Nelson County native residing in Arrington.  He is a highly trained law enforcement officer with twenty-two years of professional service. His  distinguished career includes military, local agencies, school systems, and private security on a national level.  He has a high level National Security Clearance.   Visit: Thompson-for-Sheriff.com to learn why Mike is the most qualified candidate to serve as our Sheriff here in Nelson County.

Click here to view his personal interview with Val Thompson of Newsplex 19:  INTERVIEW.

Endorsements (Click the on the Blue Text to Read):

Congressman Robert Hurt

Kenneth Watts – Town of Amherst Chief of Police (Retired)

Mr. Troy Nicks – Nelson County Resident

Sgt. Karen J. Wilson – Campbell Sheriff’s Office

Major K. T. Swisher – Deputy Chief, Lynchburg Police Department


Republican Incumbent Candidate for South District Board of Supervisors

South District Supervisor, Larry D. Saunders

South District Supervisor, Larry D. Saunders

Read all about Larry and his plan for Nelson County at: SaundersforSupervisor.com


Republican Incumbent Candidate for West District Board of Supervisors

West District Supervisor, Thomas

West District Supervisor, Thomas “Tommy” H. Bruguiere, Jr.

Don’t forget to VOTE NOVEMBER 3rd!

Voter Registration Deadline: October 13, 2015

Register to Vote

Virginia Absentee Ballot Application Form

Nelson County Registrar’s Office


PIPELINE RESOLUTION Adopted by the Nelson County Republican Committee on May 9, 2015

Whereas the Atlantic Coast Pipeline is not an issue that is germane to the Nelson County Republican Committee mission statement and
Whereas the Nelson County Republican Committee has members on both sides of the issue,
The Nelson County Republican Committee hereby resolves to take no position on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.