Boatbuilding still alive in Deltaville
At Willard Norris’ Lover’s Lane boat shop behind his home, a wooden flat-bottom skiff is being built for a James River hook-and-line fisherman. Also, the building of a motorized steel hull barge is under way at Barry Miller’s boatyard to be used in the Chesapeake Bay’s thriving oyster fishery.
posted 07.23.2014Fourth arrest made in deadly shooting
A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection with the alleged shooting death of a Gloucester man that occurred on July 5 in Water View. Three other men remain in jail charged in the shooting death of Raheem Trevon Williams, 20, of Gloucester County.
posted 07.16.2014Town council considers replacing water meters
Federal regulations being administered by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality will eventually require the town to account for every gallon of water that goes through its system, said Urbanna Town Administrator Holly Gailey.
posted 07.16.2014MHS student to compete for world computer championship
Out of over 300,000 entrants from across the United States, Kyle Forst of Middlesex County, has been chosen as one of six persons who will compete against representatives of 120 other nations at the 2014 Certiport Microsoft Office Specialist World Championships in Anaheim, California, July 27-30.