Farm Bureau scholarship winners
At its last board meeting, the Middlesex Farm Bureau awarded two $1,500 scholarships. Above, board chairman Jim Williams awards the scholarships to Chris Rodgers (left) and Hayley Guess (right). Both girls graduated this year from Middlesex High School and will attend Christopher Newport College in the fall.
07.27.2011RCC programs award 41 diplomas or GEDs
“We are so proud of all of our graduates,” said Regional Adult Education Program manager Tonia Varner. "Our students are great examples of how people of all ages can earn a GED credential if they stay motivated and use the resources available to them.”
07.20.2011Jane & John Franklin Fitchett Memorial Scholarship
Recipients of the Jane and John Franklin Fitchett Memorial Scholarship through Urbanna Baptist Church were Maggie Mae Hall, Amanda Lynn Brown and Rachel Hudnall. Garry and John sponsor the annual scholarship in honor of their parents.
07.20.2011Three named to VaTech dean’s list
Maggie Hall of Urbanna, Scott Heyman of Urbanna and James Hudnall of Urbanna were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2011 semester at Virginia Tech. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must attempt at least 12 credit hours graded on the A-F option and earn a 3.4 grade point average during the semester.