Eight days until 57th Annual Urbanna Oyster Festival
The 57th annual Urbanna Oyster Festival is set for Friday and Saturday, November 7-8, and once again promises good times, delicious food, two parades, and lively music planned for the tens of thousands of anticipated visitors.
posted 10.29.2014Election is Tuesday
Seats in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, and a Constitutional Amendment are on the Tuesday, November 4, election ballot. In the Senate race, incumbent Democrat Mark R. Warner faces challengers Republican Ed W. Gillespie, and Libertarian Robert C. Sarvis.
posted 10.29.2014Honoring Lt. Gen. “Chesty” Puller
A U.S. Marine Corps detachment from Ft. Lee ran a 66-mile relay from Petersburg to Christ Episcopal Church on October 24 to honor Lt. General “Chesty” Puller, who is buried in the church cemetery.
posted 10.29.2014Rollover crash seriously injures one passenger
Middlesex Deputy D.P. Spalding said four men were in the 2007 Ford 4-door pickup that was headed toward Saluda. While exiting a curve the vehicle ran off the right side of the road, hit an embankment, and rolled over multiple times.