Maritime park’s farmers’ market makes way for autumn Saturday
The maritime park will morph the popular fourth Saturday summer markets into two autumn markets scheduled on September 24 and October 22, and the third will be the extremely popular “Holiday Market and Pierwalk Promenade” on Thanksgiving, Saturday, November 26.
B.J. Leiderman onstage in Deltaville Saturday
Groovin’ is a “bring your own lawn chair” picnic-friendly event. Come early and picnic. Plenty of picnic tables are available. Some folding chairs are available. The concert will be held under the John’s Events Pavilion in case of normal rain. Check with the museum office for status if current hurricane track continues.
‘Delta Jam’ raises over $5,000 for tornado relief
“Delta Jam” took place last Friday night on the grounds of the Deltaville Firehouse. This fun night out for the whole family featured three musical acts starting with Sarah Williams, who currently is recording in Nashville, “Jumbo Lump Daddy and the Backfin Boys,” and “Sweet Justice.”
MCVRS Capt. LaVerne named ‘Hometown Hero
In a letter dated August 4, 2011, U.S. Senator Mark R. Warner wrote the following to Capt. LaVerne: “This recognition serves as a tribute to your exemplary leadership and community involvement. You are committed to helping others and making new connections that bring us closer together as families, as neighbors and as communities.