Urbanna Christmas events begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday
The Urbanna Christmas Parade begins at 7 p.m. on Friday, December 4. From 5:30 to 7 p.m. “Nate Sparks and the Pamunkey River Ramblers” band will present Christmas music at the Urbanna Firehouse.
Christmas Friends Inc. has $7,600 of $25,000 goal
Gifts for Christmas Friends Inc. are beginning to accumulate, and soon they will be wrapped for the less fortunate of Middlesex County. Gift boxes are currently needed. Gift boxes can be left at the Sentinel back door. Delivery vans will be needed in about two weeks.
Local writer to release novel, ‘Faces Of The Gone’
The public is invited to Christchurch School for a reception marking the debut of mystery novelist Brad Parks’ first novel, “Faces of the Gone,” at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, December 8, the day the book (the first in a series) is released by St. Martin’s Press.
‘Feet’ wins top prize in photography contest
Vacationer Aris Wakefield Michelsen captured this unique photo of her feet pointed at the ocean while vacationing on Ocracoke Island. She was the grand prize winner in the Ocracoke Island Realty 2009 Photo Contest.