A toast to the oyster
Governor McAuliffe (center) proposes a toast to the oyster and the oyster industry along with Debra Pratt of Middlesex County, one of the nation’s top oyster shuckers. As part of a recent announcement by Governor Terry McAuliffe of Virginia’s new Oyster Trail, the Governor visited Merroir restaurant on Locklies Creek in Topping on August 21.
posted 08.27.2014Lightning sparks house fire; two pets rescued
Katelin Morris has lived on Porpoise Cove Lane in Deltaville for two years, but it wasn’t until last week she met some more of her neighbors—through a twist of fate.
posted 08.20.2014Governor McAuliffe announces creation of Virginia Oyster Trail
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Tuesday the creation of the Virginia Oyster Trail, a major tourism development project connecting travelers to Virginia oyster purveyors, raw bars and restaurants, and the watermen’s culture throughout Coastal Virginia.
posted 08.20.2014Water Authority discusses budget, hears comments
The board approved the budget on the “hope” that money will be available to fund the authority. “I’m optimistic we will receive some other funding,” said Revere. “Also, if funds come in lighter than we anticipate, we can adjust the budget.”