Donk’s Renovated, new season starts Saturday
After a longer than usual year-end break, Donk’s Theater in Mathews, Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry, will open its doors for the 2009 season on Saturday, March 7. The show will be an Opry all-star presentation featuring the regular Opry staff and the new talent search winner for 2008, Maria Robins.
Calvary to celebrate anniversary
Calvary Baptist Church of Saluda will celebrate its 118th anniversary on Sunday, March 1. Dinner will be served after the morning service and at 3 p.m. a musical extravaganza featuring choirs and individuals from Calvary will be presented.
Youth of all races face new challenges
Assistant Middlesex County School Superintendent Rashard J. Wright gave a historical and social commentary in observance of Black History Month on Thursday, Feb. 19, as part of a Middlesex County Museum program at the historical courthouse in Saluda.
NAACP to celebrate 100th anniversary
The Middlesex County Chapter of the NAACP will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Chapter NAACP at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 28, at Lebanon Worship Center on Route 17 near Saluda.
Laurel Shelter partners with RCC to promote ‘Red Flag Campaign’
Research indicates that in 21% of college dating relationships, one of the partners is being abused. That’s one in five relationships. Who is likely to witness this type of abuse? The answer is: one’s own friends.