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Westmoreland County Museum & Inn at Montross Kids Day

Posted on March 27, 2015 at 9:13 pm

Westmoreland County Museum and the Inn at Montross are hosting an artists’ reception tomorrow March 28, 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. open to both the students and the community to highlight our local talent.  Some of the fun activities include: hula hoops, volleyball, and face painting behind the museum, “Take your kid’s photo with the Easter Bunny” at the Inn at Montross, art creation on Bridget’s Bouquets windows, and Montross Library’s sidewalk

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  • One week left to prepay college tuition

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 1:41 pm

    Enrollment for Virginia529’s Prepaid Tuition Program Closes March 31 The deadline to enroll in Virginia’s prepaid college tuition program is fast approaching. With Virginia529 prePAID (prePAID), parents, grandparents and other loved ones can purchase defined benefit contracts, for newborn children through ninth graders. The prePAID program is designed to cover the normal full-time undergraduate tuition and fees assessed to all students at a Virginia public university. “Our customers find that

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  • Single lane traffic on Route 301 near Nice Bridge, King George

    Posted on March 20, 2015 at 11:26 am

    Virginia Dept. of Transportation Update, King George: Monday-Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. Traffic reduced to one lane. Crews will be replacing the guardrail on the northbound side of Route 301 near the Harry W. Nice Bridge. Motorists will be directed through the work zone by a flagging crew, and should expect brief delays.

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  • Donkey Basketball Game at Colonial Beach High School

    Posted on March 17, 2015 at 12:34 pm

    The Colonial Beach High School PTA will be hosting a Donkey Basketball Game on March 26 at 7 p.m. in the High School Gym. Come out and watch the teachers, students, administrative staff, town officials and business owners play against each other while riding a donkey! It will be a evening full of laughter and fun, while raising money to help our students and staff members of Colonial Beach High School!!

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  • Church event – Annual Ushers Day, Siloam Baptist Church, Montross

    Posted on March 11, 2015 at 8:49 am

    The Ushers of Siloam Baptist Church in Montross will celebrate their Annual Ushers Day, Sunday, March 15 at 4 p.m. Guest minister will be Apostle Russell B. Smith of Macedonia Baptist Church, Center Cross, Va.

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  • Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors meeting March 9

    Posted on March 5, 2015 at 10:24 am

    CORRECTION: Calendar item in this week’s edition of the Westmoreland News should have read “Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors Regular/Land Use Meeting Monday, March 9, George D. English, Sr. Memorial Building, 111 Polk St., Montross, 6 p.m.

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  • University of Mary Washington events open to the public through May 2015

    Posted on February 27, 2015 at 2:24 pm

      Note:  All events are held at 1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, unless otherwise listed.   Saturday, February 28 – Sunday, June 7   Spotlight Exhibition, Melchers’ The Crimson Rambler, exemplifies how the garden as subject matter was ideally suited to Melchers’ adoption of impressionistic painting; Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont, 224 Washington St., Falmouth; daily 10 a.m – 5 p.m., except Wednesdays, through March 31 museum closes at 4

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