Tickets on sale for Historic Urbanna House Tour
Eight structures are on the Historic Urbanna Christmas House Tour set for Saturday, December 3, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The tour stops include Breezy Pointe, Rest and Be Thankful, Kinnaree, Hall Cottage, Old Fashioned Christmas-Middlesex Woman’s Club, Lansdowne, and the Old Tobacco Warehouse.
Delegates Morgan & Pollard to be honored for conservation efforts
The Virginia League of Conservation Voters (VALCV) will hold a reception to honor and thank Delegate Harvey Morgan and Delegate Albert Pollard for protecting Virginia’s environment during their years of service in the General Assembly. Neither delegate is running for re-election in November.
Queen contestant raises funds for Taber Park, oyster restoration
Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Emily Moore, a senior at Christchurch School, held an “Around Town Scavenger Hunt” in Urbanna to raise money to beautify Taber Park and improve the town playground. Portions of the profits and all of the recycling products collected during her event went to benefit Cans for Oysters.
T-Bird Club to visit Deltaville Farmers’ Market Sat.
I was 11 years old the first time I ever saw a Thunderbird. I remember it like it was yesterday. One of the teachers at Richmond’s Tuckahoe Elementary drove up in one. Wowsers! It was a magnet. All of us kids at recess were hovering. The car was like nothing we had ever seen before.