Leukemia Cup Regatta is this weekend in Deltaville
Fishing Bay Yacht Club and Stingray Harbour Yacht Club, co-sponsors of the Southern Chesapeake Leukemia Cup Regatta, are preparing for the grand finale of the 2011 Leukemia Cup series of events that takes place over the weekend of July 8-10 in Deltaville.
posted 07.06.2011Deltaville 5K raises $8,000
The first annual Deltaville 5K was held Saturday, July 2, with 307 runners and walkers. The event raised over $8,000 for the Deltaville Community Association (DCA), which is rebuilding its facilities due to the April 16 tornado.
posted 07.06.2011Boating generates $53 million for county
A Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) report completed in March states that Deltaville is the largest recreational boating community between Annapolis, Md., and Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and the economic impact of boating in Middlesex County is $53.9 million annually.
posted 07.06.2011After 40 years, Doc Jones keeps on rolling
Clarence “Doc” Jones has been a “scrapper” for 40 years. His automotive recycling and salvage operation on Route 3 near Hartfield began in December 1971. Jones, at 69, is looking to sell his business.
posted 07.06.2011Judge refuses to delay July 26 trial of condo lawsuit
After three years, Potomac Timber Investments’ $4.5 million lawsuit against the Urbanna Town Council will go to trial as scheduled starting July 26 in Middlesex Circuit Court. On Monday, Judge R. Bruce Long denied Potomac Timber’s motion to delay the jury trial. The trial may take up to 3 days.