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Pictured from left to right are Janet Markwith, Norman Trivett and Chris Markwith with the winning fish (31 lbs, 43.75 inches), which pursed Chris the top prize of $5,000, along with the $600 Calcutta (combined weight of two fish shown in the picture, 41.5 lbs).

Colonial Beach Rockfish Tournament: Chris Markwith wins with 31-pound catch

Posted on November 25, 2014 at 10:53 am

The Colonial Beach Rockfish Tournament was held on Saturday and Sunday, November 15 and 16, 2014. A total of 57 boats entered the two-day tournament sponsored by the Colonial Beach Chamber of Commerce and the Colonial Beach Volunteer Fire Department. Chris donated $500 of his winnings back to the Colonial Beach Volunteer Fire Department as a token of his appreciation for their dedicated service.   — See more results in

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  • 99th District Tea Party to host Steven Brodie Tucker of King George

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 11:58 am

    Steven Brodie Tucker

    The 99th District Tea Party-Lively will meet on Wednesday, November 18 at 7:00 p.m. at the Upper Ruritan Club, 3989 Whitechapel Rd, Lively. The speaker will be Steven Brodie Tucker, a young conservative of King George. Steve, 34, is a shade older, but wiser than the younger millenniums and has a well grounded viewpoint of political reality. He was one of many who assisted the ground swell election of Dave

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  • Local wineries taking part in oyster crawl

    Posted on November 5, 2014 at 3:40 pm

    On November 9, the vineyards on the Chesapeake Wine Trail will take part in the Second Annual Fall Oyster Crawl. The event will come at the tail end of the 57th annual Urbana Oyster Festival, Nov. 7-8 and complement the peaking oyster season. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe recently launched the Virginia Oyster Trail to promote the abundance of oysters in the area. The participating vineyards are Athena Vineyards, Belle Mount

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Ingleside Barrel Tasting

Posted on November 12, 2014 at 3:57 pm

Ingleside Winery will be hosting a barrel tasting event Saturday November 15 from 1 to 4 p.m. Included with admission to the event will be live music by the duo “Dorian + Bethany,” a tour of the facility, tastings of barreled wine, and a souvenir Ingleside wine glass.     Ingleside Winery opens up its cellars for tasting only three times a year; Winter, Spring, and Fall. Typically around 200

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  • 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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