CA honors Veterans Day with flag ceremony
Chesapeake Academy students representing local Cub Scout Pack 242 and Boy Scout Troop 242 presented a special assembly to the student body on Veterans Day, expressing a collective reverence for the American flag by demonstrating a proper ceremony for its disposal when worn, torn, faded or badly soiled.
11.30.2011CCS Designated “Green” school
Christchurch School has been recognized as a “Green School” by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools. The school was awarded $500 toward its efforts.
11.30.2011Clarification on history of Syringa High School
In the article on historic Freeshade Community Center in the November 17 issue of the Southside Sentinel, it was stated that final consolidation of high schools in Middlesex County took place in 1950. Actually, the last class of Syringa High School graduated in June of 1948.
11.30.2011Beekeeping class offered
The Northern Neck Beekeepers Club and the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service are offering a Beekeeping for Beginners Class. The class of lectures and optional hands-on demonstrations will be taught on eight consecutive Mondays from 7-9 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Church in Heathsville beginning January 23.