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Daily Press
In one of Virgina's redder districts, serious money in a contested racehave people who say, ‘Nobody has ever knocked on my door,’ ” Democrat Sheila Cr
Daily Press / Posted 23 minutes ago
have people who say, ‘Nobody has ever knocked on my door,’ ” Democrat Sheila Crowley said. Del. Keith Hodges, R-Urbanna, figures the 70,000 miles a year he puts on his car driving around the sprawling district and the time he’s put in... Read more
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Daily Press
Will Trump be the wild card in Virginia elections?committee, has out-raised and out-spent him. Some Democrats, like Sheila Crowl
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
committee, has out-raised and out-spent him. Some Democrats, like Sheila Crowley, who is challenging Del. Keith Hodges, R-Urbanna, in the Middle Peninsula, talk about a possible Democratic majority in a body where Republicans now hold 66 of 100... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Town code to be re-writtento be interpreted. If the ordinance wording is not crystal clear, the law can b
Southside Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
to be interpreted. If the ordinance wording is not crystal clear, the law can become an issue for debate. This year the Urbanna Town Council has budgeted $15,000 to re-write the entire town code, parts of which date to 1973. Town council... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Classical ‘Music of the Movies’ due Sunday at Urbanna Baptistquartet, and if your musical memory bank sometimes leads you to hum theme music
Southside Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
quartet, and if your musical memory bank sometimes leads you to hum theme music from popular movies, the 121-year old Urbanna Baptist Church is where you’ll want to be on Sunday, October 22, at 5 p.m. The acoustically “alive” church sanctuary... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Laundry list of items addressed in Mathews forumsfor House of Delegates, spoke at last Wednesday’s NAACP forum. Her opponent, in
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
for House of Delegates, spoke at last Wednesday’s NAACP forum. Her opponent, incumbent Republican Del. Keith Hodges of Urbanna, did not participate in any of the forums during the past week; he and Crowley are scheduled to face off at 7 p.m.... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Meeting next week on Mathews waterwayslack of dredging in local waterways and the removal of aids to navigation by th
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
lack of dredging in local waterways and the removal of aids to navigation by the U.S. Coast Guard. Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna) and representatives of the Army Corps of Engineers and the Coast Guard are expected to be in attendance. During a... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
‘Sixty years of history, heritage, contributions’of history, heritage, contributions’ A certificate from Governor Terry McAulif
Southside Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
of history, heritage, contributions’ A certificate from Governor Terry McAuliffe recognizing the 60th anniversary of the Urbanna Oyster Festival was presented on October 4 by Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Todd P. Haymore at the Urbanna... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Festival queen contestant puts the emphasis on artUrbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Macey Horne and her Little Miss Spat c
Southside Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Macey Horne and her Little Miss Spat contestant Jocelynn Nester came together to raise money for something they both enjoy and think is important—art. Macey stated she believes that art helps people relieve... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Fall Farmers Market in Urbanna SaturdayFresh produce and meats are not the only things one can find at the Urbanna Far
Southside Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Fresh produce and meats are not the only things one can find at the Urbanna Farmers Market. There also are a variety of arts, crafts, clothes and more. by Ginny Sawkins “The Urbanna Farmers Market has enjoyed a fantastic summer run,” said committee... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Wine & Oyster Stroll is Saturday in UrbannaThe Third Annual Urbanna Business Association Wine & Oyster Stroll will be held
Southside Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
The Third Annual Urbanna Business Association Wine & Oyster Stroll will be held from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, October 14, in downtown Urbanna. The band “Mercy Creek” will perform at the Town Green where participants will pick up a bag with a souvenir wine... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Sale of local campgrounds is announcedlocal campgrounds is announced The pending sale of two of Middlesex County’s l
Southside Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
local campgrounds is announced The pending sale of two of Middlesex County’s largest businesses, Bethpage Camp-Resort near Urbanna and Grey’s Point Camp in Topping, was reported this week. The name of the buyer was not disclosed. The campgrounds... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
String quartet to present ‘Music of the Movies’ in Urbanna concertThis quartet will perform October 22 at Urbanna Baptist Church. Members, from l
Southside Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
This quartet will perform October 22 at Urbanna Baptist Church. Members, from left, are Mei Li Beane of Kilmarnock, Valerie DeBrava of Gloucester, Peggy Watson of Newport News, and Nina Buzby of Mathews. A program titled “Music of the Movies” will... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Oyster Festival Queen contestant declares war on suicide depressionFight Back” on it. Emilie held multiple fundraisers throughout the summer. She
Southside Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Fight Back” on it. Emilie held multiple fundraisers throughout the summer. She had three different bake sales, two at the Urbanna Farmers Market and one at Urbanna Market, which raised a lot of funds. The next big events were an Italian dinner and... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Festival Queen contestant puts focus on sports-related injuriesUrbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Haley Revere and her Little Miss Spat
Southside Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Urbanna Oyster Festival Queen contestant Haley Revere and her Little Miss Spat contestant Allison Duke decided together their community service project would be to raise “Awareness of Concussions and Sports Related Injuries throughout Middlesex... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Saluda Supervisor candidates address election issuesJr. of Hartfield will be on the ballot. In the race for Saluda District superv
Southside Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Jr. of Hartfield will be on the ballot. In the race for Saluda District supervisor, incumbent Peter W. “Pete” Mansfield of Urbanna is being challenged by assistant county administrator Marcia S. Jones of Saluda. In the Middlesex County School... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
‘Virginia Oyster Festival’ to be officially recognized by Larry Chowning The Urbanna Oyster Festival Foundation has been notified t
Southside Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
by Larry Chowning The Urbanna Oyster Festival Foundation has been notified that Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Todd Haymore will reaffirm on Wednesday, October 4, at 10 a.m. in... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Festival to feature new ‘VIP Oyster Lovers Experience’by Tom Chillemi The Urbanna Town Council approved the master plan for the 2017
Southside Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
by Tom Chillemi The Urbanna Town Council approved the master plan for the 2017 Urbanna Oyster Festival during its meeting on September 18. No one spoke during the public hearing on the master plan. Joe Heyman, chair of the Oyster Festival... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
In rural communities, limited resources make it harder to combat opioid crisisthe Mathews County Sheriff’s Office; back row, EMT Zach Smith, Commonwealth’s A
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
the Mathews County Sheriff’s Office; back row, EMT Zach Smith, Commonwealth’s Attorney Tom Bowen and Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna). Photo by Peter J. Teagle The Mathews County Resources Council held its second panel presentation Sept. 21 on the... Read more

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