Black bear in Deltaville
On Monday, a black bear was seen by several people in the Moore's Creek and Lucy's Cove areas of Deltaville. Black bears generally stay away from people, said Dwayne Dunlevy of the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
posted 08.10.2009VMRC wants to buy back crabbing licenses
The purpose of the program is to restructure the crab fishery, to eliminate a lot of excess effort, and reduce year-to-year regulations, said Travelstead. "We also hope it will provide more permanent jobs for full-time crabbers in the fishery. We know the crab fishery is over capacity."
posted 08.10.2009Witthaus earns status as Certified Hand Therapist
Pamela Witthaus of Rappahannock General Hospital has earned the distinguished CHT designation after completing all required examinations and clinical studies in July 2009. Working with a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) is beneficial to patients and physicians.
posted 08.10.2009BZA votes 3-1 to block marina repairs
The Urbanna Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) upheld a decision by town zoning administrator Lewis Filling on Monday that stopped Potomac Timber from rebuilding the marina at Urbanna Yachting Center.