Local artist wins Award of Distinction
The Virginia Watercolor Society’s Award of Distinction was given to Middlesex County artist Jacquie Colligan Saturday night for her “Electric Sky.” The awards banquet was held at Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club in Kilmarnock.
Kyle Petty Charity Ride proceeds into Middlesex
The 17th Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America will roll through the Middlesex area on the morning of Wednesday, May 11. The riders will spend Tuesday, May 10, at the Tides Inn in Irvington and are scheduled to leave at 7:15 a.m. on Wednesday.
Celebrate with Habitat For Humanity May 14
Holly Point Nature Park in Deltaville will be the site for a Habitat For Humanity of Middlesex picnic party on Saturday, May 14, from 4-8 p.m. There will be lots of food, drink, music, free door prizes and fellowship available for all to enjoy.
Baby bald eagles meet ‘role model’
Three baby bald eagles, whose mother was killed by an airplane, are getting some comfort from a “role model” female eagle that was rescued in Gloucester. The orphaned eaglets came from a Norfolk Botanical Garden nest, which has been watched by thousands of bird lovers via webcam during the past 8 years.