Urbanna Christmas Parade set for Friday
The Urbanna Christmas Parade and other holiday activities will be held this Friday, Dec. 5, in downtown Urbanna. About 70 units will be in the 7 p.m. parade. All parade participants are asked to be at the parade lineup in the old Urbanna Lumber parking lot at 6 p.m.
posted 12.04.2008Cost of foster children concerns supervisors
Board chairman Kenneth W. Williams said there are more foster children in Middlesex County than York County. “York County has a population of 35,000 and we have a population of 10,000,” he said.
posted 12.04.2008Delivery vans needed for Christmas Friends
Nine vans with removable seats are needed. If you have a few hours to help, please call Geanie Longest at the Southside Sentinel at 758-2328, or email her at .
posted 12.04.2008Beasts of burden
Up until the early 20th century animals such as teams of oxen provided power on land. These beasts of burden built civilizations. They were the “bulldozers” and trucks of ancient man. With them, humans could clear land, plow fields and pull carts loaded with grain to be stored for the winter.