Urbanna Town Hall needs ‘costly’ repairs
Stucco has fallen off a section of the outside of the Urbanna Town Hall and exposed the interior of walls that contain mold and asbestos, reported town administrator Holly Gailey at recent meetings of the Urbanna Town Council.
posted 07.30.2014Town pool has structural damage; leaking water
Urbanna’s town pool has some big problems, reported town administrator Holly Gailey at recent meetings of the Urbanna Town Council. During three days in early July, about 80,000 gallons went through openings in the pool sides. That’s half the pool’s capacity.
posted 07.30.2014‘Pirate ship’ being built in Deltaville
Colonial Virginia’s maritime history is being brought to life by the Colonial Seaport Foundation Inc. in Deltaville. The organization is presently rebuilding and modifying a 47-foot ketch (two-masted sailboat) into a replica of a 1768 Virginia sloop.
posted 07.30.2014Making something beautiful
Squirrels knocked over a bird feeder at the home of Doug and Virginia Williams at Stormont. In a few weeks, sunflower seed sprouted and grew into these towering beauties—and more food for finches.