Archives for June 2017

URBANNA APPROVES ARTS GRANT

The Urbana Town council has approved a $3,000 matching grant for Arts in the Middle. Council also says the new […]

NORTHUMBERLAND BUDGET GOES INTO EFFECT TOMORROW

The Northumberland board of supervisors have adopted the county’s fiscal year 2017-18 budget. Effective tomorrow, July 1st, the budget is […]

FISHERMANS MUSEUM OFFERING RIDES ON SKIPJACK

The Reedville Fishermen’s Museum has announced the schedule for public sails on the historic Chesapeake Bay Skipjack… Claud W. Somers. […]

RANSONE PASSES WITH 100% SCORE

The Family Foundation Action has announced that Delegate Margaret Ransone received a 100% score on the recently released Family Foundation […]

MORE EFFORTS TO SLOW DOWN SPEEDERS AT NORRIS BRIDGE

A new safety feature will now warn motorists to reduce speed for the temporary traffic signals that are now in […]

DOMINION GETS APPROVAL FOR POWER LINE

State regulators in Richmond have awarded approval to Dominion Energy for a hotly contested substation and powerline that will be […]

MISSING SWIMMER PRESUMED DROWNED

Rescue operations for a missing Virginia swimmer are now being referred to as recovery efforts. James City emergency personnel were […]

SHARK!

Just when we thought it was safe to go back into the water… A huge great white shark has been […]

MATHEWS VOTES TO REPAIR SCHOOL ROOF IN TIME FOR FALL CLASSES

The Mathews County School Board voted unanimously to spend $236,000 to repair the Lee-Jackson Elementary School gymnasium roof, where more […]

DOUBTS BEGIN TO SURFACE ABOUT NEED FOR LANCASTER FACILITY AS PLANNED

In Lancaster County, some locals have raised their concerns, in objection to spending $3.1 million on a new facility for […]