Archives for August 2019

GET READY FOR THE OYSTER ROAST!

Tickets are now on sale for the 13th Annual Oyster Roast and Dance, set for Saturday, September 14th, from 5 […]

STRIPED BASS RULES CHANGE

Fisheries officials in Virginia have ruled that fishermen can keep just one striped bass instead of two per day for […]

HEPATITIS OUTBREAK * BODY OF MISSING BOATER FOUND * NORTHAM APPOINTMENT MET WITH CHALLENGES – – HEADLINE BRIEFS

There’s a hepatitis A outbreak in southwest Virginia. Nearly two dozen cases have been confirmed so far this year in […]

VIRGINIA DEPUTY HEADED TO PRISON FOR SMUGGLING

A Virginia Sheriff’s deputy will now be joining the prison population all for a few thousand dollars. Chesapeake Deputy Jenis […]

LAND GRANT TO MATTAPONI TRIBE

Governor Northam announced yesterday the signing of a land trust agreement with the Mattaponi Indian Tribe. The agreeement will formally […]

REC HOLDS MEMBER MEETING

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative member-owners selected three members to serve on REC’s Board of Directors. More than 7,000 member-owners participated in […]

HUGE REWARD OFFERED IN VA COLD CASE

Local, state and federal law enforcement are hopeful that a new website and $100,000 reward will generate renewed interest and […]

DUI CHECKPOINTS OUT THERE THIS WEEK

Police are stepping up DUI checkpoints in Virginia. Richard Stelling reports… blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WKWI-082319-STELLING-DUI.mp3

COAST GUARD SUSPENDS SEARCH

The Coast Guard said last evening, that it was suspending the search at sunset for two firefighters… one of them […]

URBANNA WORKING ON WATER SOLUTION

Town of Urbanna has been informed by the state, that it will need to replace two wells in the next […]