Town council: six seats and six candidates
Six candidates are seeking the six Urbanna Town Council seats in the May 4 election. So, barring any last-minute successful write-in campaigns, it appears the six candidates will be elected to office.
RGH & Hospice of VA to begin grief support group
Millie Roberson of White Stone, Sig Langschultz of Cobbs Creek, and Deborah Sachen of Weems met in April 2009 at a grief support group meeting offered jointly by Rappahannock General Hospital and Hospice of Virginia.
Signup deadline for business forum is this Friday
On April 22-23, the Middle Peninsula Business Development Partnership (MPBDP) will sponsor a Women’s Business Forum at the Middlesex Woman’s Club on Virginia Street in Urbanna.
Merryvale Farm wins district environmental awards
The Tidewater Soil & Water Conservation District, which serves Gloucester, Middlesex and Mathews counties, has named Merryvale Farms in Deltaville as its Clean Water Farm Winner for 2009-10. Merryvale Farm also received the Chesapeake Bay Coastal Basin Award in 2010.