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  • Tuesday May 19th, 2015
    One hundred thirty-one students competed this year in Rappahannock Community College’s annual Individual Mathematics Contest, which was held May 6 at both Glenns and Warsaw Campuses. Public school system participants came from Colonial Beach, New Kent, Northumberland, Rappahannock (Richmond County), Washington and Lee (Westmoreland County), and West Point High Schools; Lancaster, Northumberland, and West Point Middle Schools; and Essex and Richmond County Intermediate Schools. St. ...
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  • Tuesday May 19th, 2015
    The Bay School Community Arts Center’s annual juried art show, Art Speaks on the Bay, opened on Saturday, May 2, with a reception and awards presentation.  Juror and judge Jill Jensen, a mixed-media printmaking and fiber artist from Lynchburg, awarded seven cash prizes to Virginia artists at a total of $2950.  A crowd of 200 art lovers from around the region attended the reception, mingling ...
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  • Tuesday May 19th, 2015
    Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Association, is sponsoring a two-session workshop “Living with Alzheimer’s for People with Alzheimer’s and other dementias” on Tuesday, June 2 and Tuesday, June 9. Sessions will be held from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in the Chesapeake Center at RWC, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington. Georgia Gardner, RN, Resident Clinic Manager at RWC, says, “These sessions are designed for who ...
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  • Monday May 18th, 2015
    GLOUCESTER, Va. (AP) – The parents of a 6-year-old Gloucester girl who were convicted of nearly starving the child to death are now going to trial in the death of their 7-month-old son. The Daily Press (http://bit.ly/1AaHhXC ) reports that Brian and Shannon Gore are charged with murder and child neglect in the death of the infant. Their trial is scheduled to start Monday. The infant’s remains ...
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  • Monday May 18th, 2015
    Bryan Oliff is finally off the hook, after being accused of some­thing that he, as it turned out, had no part in. Oliff had filed a mali­cious pros­e­cu­tion suit against West­more­land County Deputy Anthony Darby, after he was charged with par­tic­i­pat­ing and hav­ing knowl­edge of the sale or use of cocaine. That suit was tossed out, but in the end, Oliff was vin­di­cated any­way after finally ...
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  • Monday May 18th, 2015
    A pub­lic hear­ing is set for this evening at 7 pm in the Urbanna Town Hall on a pro­posed bud­get for the 2015 — 2016 Fis­cal Year that includes no increases in the tax or water rate. Town offi­cials project that the gen­eral fund will show increases just $4,362, which is less than 1% over last year. Increased rev­enue in Urbanna, is expected from a $10,000 trans­fer ...
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  • Monday May 18th, 2015
    If you want to do busi­ness with VDOT, lis­ten care­fully to this one… VDOT is hold­ing a work­shop next Thurs­day in order to pro­vide infor­ma­tion on just how small busi­nesses can reg­is­ter and com­pete for busi­ness oppor­tu­ni­ties with the state agency. The work­shop will be held on Thurs­day, May 21 from 2-6PM in Fred­er­icks­burg. If you would like more infor­ma­tion, visit www.vdot.virginia.gov/business. If you plan to attend the work­shop, you need to RSVP ...
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