Local boatyard doing international work
“Ring Andersen” is one of the great wooden tall ships left in the Chesapeake Bay region. She was built in 1948 at Ring Andersen Boatyard in Denmark as a Baltic sailing trader. She was used from 1948 to 1962 to transport wheat, sugar, flour and fish. Today, she is an upscale yacht.
‘Reapers’ to bring sounds of 50s & 60s to Middlesex
Get ready for a finger poppin’, foot stompin’ good time this Saturday, June 27, at 7:30 p.m. at St. Clare Walker Middle School at Locust Hill when “Cyrus McCormick and the Reapers” take the stage. Those who remember the great sounds of Chuck Berry, The Drifters, Sam Cooke, and the Righteous Brothers should love this show.
Middlesex Lions Club News
The guest speaker at the June 9 Middlesex Lions Club meeting, Gordon Eliot White, gave a most informative history of Moore's Creek in Deltaville. Mr. White comes from an interesting and diverse background. He is originally from Glen Ridge, N.J., attended schools in New York, and holds degrees from Cornell University in history, and Columbia University in journalism.
Talent Search is Saturday at Donk’s Theater
This Saturday, June 27, Donk’s Theater in Mathews, Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry, will host its third Talent Search of the year. On Talent Search nights, Donk’s opens its microphones to talented performers who want to compete while performing with a live band. Contestants may accompany themselves with an instrument or they may use the Shades of Country band for their presentation. Because of space and time limitations, the competition does not include bands.