VMRC 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.
posted 08.05.2009Offer to buy Centenary was ‘unacceptable’
Trustees of the Rappahannock District of the United Methodist Church attempted for about three years to find a solution as to what to do with the Centenary United Methodist Church building in Saluda, said trustees chairman Foster Lee of West Point this week. And, in June, the trustees decided to tear the church down, said Lee.