Local oysters gaining nationwide recognition
New to this year’s Urbanna Oyster Festival, Rappahannock River Oysters LLC (RRO) of Topping will be serving a variety of their oysters at the wine garden area next to the Urbanna Post Office.
posted 11.03.2010‘F.D. Crockett’ represents museum at Oyster Festival
This year, the “F.D. Crockett,” Deltaville Maritime Museum’s 5-year restoration project of a 9-log Chesapeake Bay buyboat, will take her place for the first time at the Urbanna Oyster Festival as a “waterborne ambassador” of the museum.
posted 11.03.2010Fire consumes trailer at Grey’s Point Campground
Fire consumed a trailer at Grey's Point Campground in Topping at about 1:18 a.m. on Sunday, October 31. According to Hartfield Volunteer Fire Department chief Alan Blake, the trailer was unoccupied, winterized, and in the storage area of the campground when the blaze started.
posted 11.01.2010Sentinel has early deadlines next week
The Southside Sentinel will have early deadlines twice in November. Because post offices will be closed on Veterans Day, Thursday, November 11, the Sentinel will appear on Wednesday, November 10. News items can be emailed to .