Baby bald eagles meet ‘role model’
Three baby bald eagles, whose mother was killed by an airplane, are getting some comfort from a “role model” female eagle that was rescued in Gloucester. The orphaned eaglets came from a Norfolk Botanical Garden nest, which has been watched by thousands of bird lovers via webcam during the past 8 years.
Relay for Life begins Friday at sports complex
The Middlesex Relay for Life is Friday and Saturday, May 6-7, with most of the activities happening on Friday evening. All events are at the Middlesex Sports Complex at Locust Hill. Gates open to the public at 5 p.m. on Friday and remain open until 7 a.m. Saturday.
Police Unity Tour coming to Urbanna Tuesday
The Police Unity Tour will enter the Town of Urbanna on Tuesday, May 10, at approximately 4:35 p.m. The tour will proceed to the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department for a reception by the ladies auxiliary.
Still active at 106 years old
“My forget-ory has consumed my mem-ory,” said 106-year-old Mildred Womble when she was unable to remember a point or two on Monday during an interview at her daughter’s home in Urbanna. Born in 1905, Mrs. Womble turned 106 last week and is the second oldest person living in Middlesex County.