ConnectRappahannock meets Jan. 13
The public is invited to communicate and collaborate at the monthly resource sharing ConnectRappahannock forum on Thursday, January 13, at 9 a.m. at the Lancaster Community Library in Kilmarnock.
Country doctor dies; legacy remains strong
Dr. David Buell Nichols, who fulfilled a promise to the residents of Tangier Island by taking care of their health needs for over 31 years, died last week surrounded by family at his home on the Rappahannock River.
Council wants to allow unlicensed golf carts on streets of Urbanna
Some see danger in unlicensed golf carts being driven on the streets of Urbanna. Others, like town council member Joe Heyman, see them as a “pedestrian friendly and eco-friendly” way to get around town and to ease parking congestion.
Christmas Friends Inc. is about $200 short of goal
Christmas Friends remains $221.13 short of its $25,000 goal for 2010. Make contributions to: Christmas Friends Inc., c/o Southside Sentinel, P.O. Box 549, Urbanna, VA 23175.
Miss Rogers crowned Queen of the Holly Realm
Miss Rogers was chosen to serve as the 115th queen of the Holly Ball, the Tidewater Foundation’s fundraising arm. Thirteen Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula area debutantes were presented at this year’s annual Holly Ball.