Historic quilt face given to K&Q Tavern Museum
At the meeting of its museum council on January 26, the King and Queen Historical Society was presented an historic 1857-59 King and Queen quilt face by Helen Marion McNeely Brown of Hanover County. What is a quilt face? What is its connection to King and Queen County? Why is it historic? Click through and find out.
Great Decisions: Nuclear proliferation, sanctions
Leading the Friday, February 4, discussion at Great Decisions will be Mary Lib Hoinkes, retired general counsel of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. The meeting will be at 10:30 a.m. at the Deltaville Community Association (DCA) building, 17147 General Puller Highway, Deltaville.
Relay for Life meeting is Thursday
Relay for Life of Middlesex will kick off its 2011 season with a meeting on Thursday, February 3, at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Boosters Club on Route 33 near Hartfield. Food will be provided by Arby's.
Always there with a helping hand
Penny Lawson has stretched her hands and heart across Middlesex. She recently retired as president of Hands Across Middlesex Interfaith Outreach Inc., a local group dedicated to helping those in need.
Luv Sacks program aids cancer patients
Leanna Burrell of Middlesex County was visiting her brother during his treatment session at Riverside Cancer Care Center in Newport News when she began noticing some of the other patients.