Francis Hall is festival’s Honorary Grand Marshal
Francis Hall, 93, of Urbanna has been named Honorary Grand Marshal of the 2013 Urbanna Oyster Festival. Hall’s Texaco was on Urbanna Creek, and the dock was a primary spot for oystermen to raft their boats during the oyster season. “I really enjoyed the host of oystermen who tied their boats up at our dock,” said Hall.
posted 10.16.2013Crash claims life of Hartfield woman
A Hartfield resident died Saturday and three others were seriously injured, including a 3-year-old child, when their vehicle went off the road and struck a tree in Lancaster County, said state police.
posted 10.16.2013Local businessman and pastor is grand marshal of Urbanna Oyster Festival
The Urbanna Oyster Festival Foundation Board of Directors has named Edward P. Harrow Sr. of Deltaville grand marshal of the 2013 Urbanna Oyster Festival that will be held Friday and Saturday, November 1-2.
posted 10.09.2013Citizens urge supervisors to resume an opening prayer at board meetings
The public comment period at the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors meeting on October 1 was dominated by county residents concerned over the board’s recent decision to not open each board meeting with a prayer.