Departing for this mission in April 2001, he had left behind a wife of less than a year, a 16-month-old and was about to miss the birth of his middle son that August.
Improved communications has been one of the major changes in Gloucester and Mathews counties since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
There will be a community-wide, interdenominational service at 6:30 p.m. at the Gloucester High School stadium.
More than 90 booths will be displayed at the 37th annual Mathews Market Days.
The recommendation includes building a grade 6-9 middle school on the school system’s T.C. Walker Road site.
Gloucester Circuit Court Judge R. Bruce Long sentenced William Johnathan Christner to 25 years for the armed robbery, with 10 years suspended.
The Gloucester County Board of Zoning Appeals approved two business applications during a meeting Aug. 23.
Thirteen Mathews residents made written requests for a public hearing.
The commission voted by a 10-1 margin to forward the plan to the board of supervisors for its consideration.