Academy holding apple sale
The Chesapeake Academy Parents and Patrons Association (CAPPA) is holding its annual apple sale now through October 17. Fuji, Winesap and Granny Smith apples will be delivered fresh from Dickie Brothers Orchard in Roseland. The apples will be available by the peck, half-bushel, and bushel.
09.24.2014RI Alumni recognize scholarship winners
The Rappahannock Industrial (RI) Academy Alumni Association held its Annual Meeting and Banquet recently at Essex Intermediate School. The association celebrates the history and legacy of the RI Academy, a private boarding school for African-Americans that was in operation in Essex County from 1902 to 1948.
09.17.2014EVB packs the bus with needed school supplies
The “Pack the Bus” program sponsored by the EVB branches in Middlesex County delivered donated school supplies to the county school board office prior to the opening of school earlier this month.
09.17.2014RCC grad takes part in national research project
“It was an awesome experience,” said recent Rappahannock Community College graduate Iesha Lee, who has just returned from a 10-week psychology research project at Virginia Tech. “It was my first exposure to true research, and now I want to pursue it more."