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than Pratt was eager for guests to sample the fondue at the ‘Because I Love You’ Dinner.

Cub Scouts help to share the love, fun

Posted on March 2, 2014 at 4:00 pm

Love was in the air on Friday night as Cub Scout Pack 258 hosted a ‘Because I love you’ dinner at the Colonial Beach Rescue Squad as a fundraiser. Highlights of the night came from not only the young men standing at the door with white shirts and red bow ties handing out boxes of candy for the ladies, but also from the elderly couple who poked fun at each

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  • How Plants “Do It”

    Posted on February 12, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    Helen Hamilton is also the author of “Wildflowers and Grasses of Virginia’s Coastal Plain.”

    The public is invited to hear biologist and master gardener Helen Hamilton describe “How They Do It: Plant Sex” when the Northern Neck Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society (NNNPS) meets at noon on Thursday, February 20th at the Wicomico Parish Church (Episcopal) Hall on SR 200 in Wicomico Church. Hamilton has taught high school science and surveyed plants for the U.S. National Park Service. She was on the

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  • Spirited singers win talent contest

    Posted on October 9, 2013 at 9:48 am

    Ryley Combs and Katie Maxey were named winners of Extreme's Got Talent contest.

    On Sept. 26, Rylee Combs and Katie Maxey were named first place winners of the Xtreme’s Got Talent Contest sponsored by the New Life Ministries Xtreme Youth Group in Colonial Beach. The two won over the judges singing acapella. Millie McGary placed second with a liturgical dance performance, and Don Smith and Kyra Thompson placed third with a dance. “We did this as a youth outreach, designed to draw in

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National Entertainment

Events

Lunch with Santa

Posted on November 13, 2013 at 12:21 pm

On December 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Callao Moose lodge is excited to invite children of all ages to come out and join Santa for a lunch and get a FREE picture taken with him, plus have story time with Ms. Clause. Other activities are offered during this time such as “make your own ginger bread house” or “Make a Christmas Ornament”. We do ask that you pre-register

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  • Events, week of July 17

    Posted on July 16, 2013 at 1:50 pm

    Every Wednesday Grief counseling facilitated by Ann Lia Rubio of Riverside Tappahannock Hospital. 10 a.m., Montross Branch Library, 56 Polk St., Montross. Come every session or just once in a while. Through September Book Sale! Every Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. June, July, August & September on Main St. in Warsaw next to Union Bank – thousands of books – each $1 or less. RCC Friends of

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  • Exhibit explores complex context of war

    Posted on July 16, 2013 at 1:47 pm

    The Virginia Historical Society’s traveling exhibition “An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia” will be at Historic Christ Church through July 28. “An American Turning Point” is a 1,000-square-foot traveling panel exhibition comprised of images and interpretive text. This free exhibition explores the people and communities of Virginia affected by the greatest turmoil to happen on American soil.  It is divided into ten themes that focus on various

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