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Minutes are school board concern
Meeting minutes were a hot topic at the July meeting of the Westmoreland County School Board.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Teacher pay in line with other area localities
My opinion is that the teachers who wrote the op-ed should look at the surrounding counties' average salary for teachers before writing a letter to the editor.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Montross Health Clinic celebrates 20 years
For those who need medical assistance but are uninsured and financially deprived, Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church in Montross could truly be what the doctor ordered.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
New principal appointed to W&L
Westmoreland County Public Schools is pleased to announce that Dashan Turner has been appointed as the new principal of Washington and Lee High School.
Fire damages Nomini Hall in Northern Neck A historic plantation house ...
A historic plantation house in Westmoreland County that was being restored after a major fire in November has burned again.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Local youth participate in 4-H Congress
On June 16-19, more than 500 teens, volunteers, and Virginia Cooperative Extension agents, including four 4-H members from Westmoreland County, gathered on Virginia Tech's Blacksburg campus for the 94th annual State 4-H Congress.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Garden Club of the Northern Neck presents three Beautification Awards
The Garden Club of the Northern Neck presented its biannual Beautification Awards last month to three outstanding examples of landscaping and improvement of surroundings by civic, commercial, educational or professional establishments in the Northern Neck, according to Jane Henley, Conservation and Beautification Committee Chair.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Jewel Hudson finds joy in creating pottery
Jewel Hudson's description of pottery-making sounds intriguing enough to want to try it.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Kinsale celebrates July fourth
The July 4th celebration in the town of Kinsale was a sight to behold for those raised in cities and suburbs because the entire event was a page out of a story book of old Americana.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Jones takes food on the road
Mark Jones, born and raised in Westmoreland County, has brought one more dimension to the eating pleasures that can be found in the Northern Neck.
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As the town of Montross received a grant of $530,000 in 2012, many in CB were worried that the state wouldn't be willing to give money to another locality in Westmoreland County.