Mathews school superintendent to address Middlesex NAACP
The Middlesex NAACP is pleased to announce that Dr. David Holleran, superintendent of the Mathews County Public School System, will be the guest speaker at the next Middlesex NAACP general meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, August 24, at the Bethlehem Star Masonic Lodge on Route 33 in Saluda.
MPIP 2nd Annual fishing trip is set for August 21st
The Middlesex Partners in Progress (MPIP) will hold their 2nd annual fishing trip for Middlesex County youth and their families on August 21, 2011. This year 20 kids will fish on the Rappahannock River, learn about the indigenous river life, be treated to lunch, and take a tour of the museum.
Delta Jam benefit concert, family night set for Friday in Deltaville
Delta Jam, a benefit concert and family night, will be held Friday, August 12, from 6-10 p.m. at Lower Middlesex Fire Department in Deltaville. The event promises to be a great evening for all with a concert lineup to include Sarah Williams of Gloucester who currently sings professionally in Nashville, Tenn., “Jumbo Lump Daddy & the Backfin Boys,” and “Sweet Justice.”
Buyboats coming to Urbanna
The annual Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Homecoming will continue in Urbanna on Friday, August 12, and Saturday, August 13. The fleet will arrive in Urbanna on Thursday, August 11, at the Urbanna Town Marina. The buyboats will be open to the public on Friday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.