What was I thinking?
I parked my Mustang and as I put his chain back on the sprocket, I asked, “Can you do wheelies?” I tried to explain how he needed to lean backward and pedal hard to lift the wheel. They didn’t get it. “Let me show you,” I said, four words that could lead to a long recovery.
Ronnie Russell wins state wheat yield contest
Despite unpredictable weather challenges during the growing season, Virginia's wheat growers continue to impress. Winners of the 2010 Wheat Yield Contest, sponsored by the Virginia Grain Producers Association and Virginia Cooperative Extension, have been decided.
Kid’s Explorer Day at Maritime Museum cancelled
Kid’s Explorer Day, the annual Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park's whimsical open-air theatre for young and old, which was scheduled for this Saturday, August 14, has been canceled.
Book review: Mattaponi Queen
There is a new voice on the American literary scene and it speaks with an eastern Virginia accent The voice belongs to Belle Boggs, who grew up in King William County, attended Virginia Commonwealth University, and earned a master of fine arts degree in fiction writing from the University of California at Irvine.
‘Flashback’ to perform at Crab Feast in Deltaville
The annual Lower Middle-sex Volunteer Fire Department Crab Feast will be held at the Deltaville Firehouse on Saturday, August 7, from 5 p.m. to midnight. The ticket includes all the steamed crabs one can eat, plus hamburgers, hot dogs and corn-on-the-cob. The food will be served from 5 to 8 p.m.