Fifty years of memories
On Saturday, August 16, Urbanna celebrated the long tradition of the yacht “Miss Ann” coming to town from the Tides Inn in Irvington.
posted 08.23.2008Ten rescued from Rappahannock
“Just as we were going under the Rappahannock River Bridge, one of our crew members noticed something near the shoreline,” said Jim Thomas, auxiliary coxswain with Flotilla 33 of Kilmarnock.
posted 08.23.2008Pioneer power and technology in Middlesex
A local man is working to preserve that nearly forgotten art of working oxen. Luke Conner of Cologne in King and Queen County got interested in draft animals when he was 5 years old. Today, he takes his team of oxen, named Calvin and Hobbs, to shows, events and fairs.
posted 08.23.2008Wittman seeks funds for Broad Creek
First District Congressman Robert Wittman informed the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors Tuesday night that he hopes federal funds will soon be available to dredge the mouth of Broad Creek in Deltaville, but he is not overly optimistic.