Sentinel staff wins 13 VPA awards
Members of the Southside Sentinel staff won 13 awards, including six first-place honors, in the 2009 news contest sponsored by the Virginia Press Association. Ten of the awards were presented to the Sentinel and three went to The Rivah Visitor’s Guide, jointly produced by the Sentinel and the Rappahannock Record in Kilmarnock.
‘Meet Our Local Artists’ set for Friday, Saturday
A “Meet Our Local Artists” reception and art show will take place from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, April 9, and from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, April 10, in the Taylor Building on Cross Street in Urbanna. The public is invited.
2010 Easter Coloring Contest Results
The 2010 Southside Sentinel Easter Coloring Contest winners have been chosen. There were over 100 entries in four age groups. The top 4 entries earned these kids a free ice cream cone at Marshall's Drug Store. Way to go kids!
A bond between sister and brother
David Butler 61, of Forest Hill, Maryland, has been suffering for six years with failing kidneys. He suffered from uncontrolled high blood pressure that caused his kidney failure, heart problems and other medical issues.