Virginia is for Lovers Day
At the November meeting of the Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors, a resolution was passed naming this Friday, Dec. 6 as Virginia is for Lovers Day.
Westmoreland County calls for JROTC
Discussion of pursuing the initiative was sparked by neighboring division Richmond County Public Schools starting its own Junior Reserves Officers Training Corps this school year under Sergeant First Class Connor Samuel, a retired 20-year veteran who served with the United States Army.
Work continues on the Prospect Hill Road bridge over Nomini Creek in Westmoreland County.
The road was closed on September 19 so the project could begin. The contractor for this project is Abernathy Construction.
Colonial Beach Police Department consolidation addressed
A special meeting of the Colonial Beach Town Council , held on Nov. 14, for the discussion of the police department began with council members attempting to deny what they had said previously.
Meetings set on fracking Group gears up to address environmental...
Though the industry says fracking can be done safely and responsibly, Friends of the Rappahannock is gearing up to address environmental concerns about an energy company's drilling plans from Caroline County through the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula.
Veteran relays war time experience
With explosions rocking the snow-covered earth and military officers screaming orders that were drowned out by the buzzing of planes on the airstrip, the aircraft carrying Charles Carter "Chip" Jones touched down in Mosul.
Beach council member resigns Colonial Beach Town Council member Tim...
Colonial Beach Town Council member Tim Curtin resigned abruptly Thursday, saying in a letter that he no longer could work with the current council.
Election officials stand ready at Oak Grove Fire Department.
Combining for a total of 4,231 votes cast in Westmoreland County, a mere vote separated Republican Attorney General Ken T. Cuccinelli II being favored over Democrat Terry R. McAuliffe in the gubernatorial race.
Out-of-date disaster plan reviewed by Beach Council
Colonial Beach Town Council continued to work on the town's emergency shelter and disaster preparedness plan.