‘Compassionate and sensible drug policy’
At a recent news conference at the State Capitol in Richmond, 98th District Delegate Harvey B. Morgan (R-Gloucester) discussed legislation he is sponsoring regarding the medicinal use of marijuana and the criminal penalties for marijuana possession.
posted 01.26.2010Free H1N1 vaccine clinics announced
The Three Rivers Health District will conduct free H1N1 walk-in flu vaccination clinics this week at locations in Middlesex, Gloucester, Heathsville and Callao. Click through to see the exact times and locations.
posted 01.21.2010Hearing on town leash law Monday
The days of dogs running free in Urbanna could be numbered. On Monday, January 25, at 7 p.m. the Urbanna Town Council will hold a public hearing on a proposed animal ordinance. The recent move toward a leash law began with complaints in July 2009.
posted 01.20.2010‘Sankofa’: Go back and retrieve
VIDEO: The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was remembered on Monday as nearly 200 people gathered for the fifth annual King Breakfast at The Beacon in Topping. Rev. Parham used a word from the Akan people of West Africa. “Sankofa” is a word that “teaches us that we must go back to our roots in order to move forward.”