New Year’s holiday closings
Carrying on a tradition that dates back at least 20 years, members and friends of American Legion Post 83 at Hudgins delivered Christmas dinner on Sunday to 41 persons.
Whiteway has served 34 years in local and regional government, including nearly 12 years in Mathews County.
The Mathews County Wetlands Board will consider two applications for work that will disturb wetlands during its meeting Jan. 4
Fort Nonsense, a set of Civil War fortifications at the county line, has been transferred to county ownership.
Circulation for November totaled 3,465 this November, compared to 2,094 in November 2010.
Children ages 1-18 are encouraged to bring gently-used books from Jan. 4-31 to the main library.
The project has been delayed at least several weeks while transportation officials scurry to get a permit they were supposed to have in hand before the project started this fall.
Boys and girls throughout Gloucester and Mathews counties, and the rest of the world, will be waiting for the patter of reindeer hooves on their rooftops as the Jolly Old Elf makes his annual appearance.
Newly elected and reelected Gloucester County officials were officially sworn in Monday afternoon in the colonial courthouse by Margaret Walker, clerk of court.
The December meeting of the Mathews Board of Supervisors had a ceremonial feel.
Mathews artists dreamed of a gallery of their own for 30 years before it became a reality.
Christmas holiday closings