Oyster Fest queen contestant hosts dunking booth
For her community service project, Queen contestant Joey Stinchcomb found a way to help ease the financial burden the tornado caused Middlesex County. Stinchcomb set up a dunking booth at Heritage Day in Deltaville.
Middlesex Vol. Fire Dept. Crab Feast is Saturday
The Crab Feast scheduled at the Urbanna Firehouse for Saturday, August 27, was postponed due to Hurricane Irene. The new date for the event is Saturday, September 17. Proceeds will benefit the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department.
Donk’s sets talent search for this Saturday
On Saturday, September 17, Donk’s Theater, Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry in Hudgins, will host the final open-mike Talent Search of the 2011 season. On Talent Search nights, Donk’s opens its microphones to talent of all ages. This year the talent search will be followed with a tribute to NASCAR racing in Virginia entitled “Fast Cars and Freedom.”
Civil War play to be presented in October
The play is based on Jeff Toalson’s book “Send Me a Pair of Old Boots and Kiss My Little Girls,” which documents the real-life letters written between husband and wife Richard and Mary Watkins of Prince Edward County in Virginia throughout the course of the Civil War.