Queen contestant helps cancer patients
The community service project of Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Sarah Daniel was to sponsor several bake sales at Rappahannock General Hospital in Kilmarnock. The funds generated have been donated to the RGH Cancer Center.
Horizons to host Trike-A-Thon
A St. Jude Trike-A-Thon event will gearing up the week of August 21 at Horizons Unlimited. The event will help teach children riding-toy safety while raising funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the premier center for the research and treatment of childhood cancer and other deadly diseases.
Registration continues for RiverRide cycling event
On September 25-27, the Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce will present the 4th Annual Northern Neck RiverRide, the event that brings hundreds of bicycle riders to Lancaster and Northumberland counties.
Gloucester Fair opens
The Gloucester County Fair will be held August 12-16 at Ark Park, 2 miles north of Gloucester Court House on Route 17. A carnival will open at 6 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, at noon on Saturday, and at 2 p.m. on Sunday.