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Life goes on (3/25/2020) -
Return of the osprey (3/25/2020) -
Much needed levity (3/25/2020) -
Send us your daffodil photos (3/20/2020) -
Mathews Wetland Board approves three requests (3/18/2020) - The Mathews County Wetlands Zoning Board approved all three requests before it when it met on Wednesday, March 4, in the historic courthouse. The first request was from Lynda Rice.…
MML is closed, but books and Wi-Fi are available (3/18/2020) - Mathews Memorial Library has been closed since Monday, and it will remain closed through Sunday, March 29 due to the need for social distancing amid rising concerns about the coronavirus…
Sheriff temporarily not accepting non-emergency requests (3/18/2020) - The Mathews County Sheriff’s Office has temporarily stopped accepting concealed weapons permit applications, applicant fingerprinting, and other non-emergency requests in response to concerns over COVID-19.
When it’s chilly … (3/18/2020) -
Greve, Foster to switch principal posts in Mathews (3/18/2020) - The Mathews County School Board has approved a reshuffling of two of its top administrators for the coming school year, moving Mathews High School principal Alexis Foster to Lee-Jackson Elementary,…
Mathews schools’ food ‘Grab and Go’ station a big hit (3/18/2020) - Mathews County Public Schools began its “Grab and Go” food station on Tuesday. The station served about 200 meals on its first day and delivered about 25 more. The Grab…
Mathews author pens ‘Why We Need Jesus’ (3/18/2020) - David Anthony of Gwynn has written a book, “Why We Need Jesus,” which confronts the problem of human existence and offers Jesus Christ as the answer to the identity we…
Duplicate bridge winners named (3/18/2020) - Winners in Gwynn’s Island duplicate bridge on Wednesday, March 11, included: Tom Doyle and Libby Boyer, first; Arden Durham and Malena McGrath, second; Emily Leap and Nick Koch, tied for…
MCVIC closed through March 29 (3/16/2020) - The Mathews County Visitor and Information Center will be closed from Tuesday, March 17 through Sunday, March 29 in response to the Coronavirus outbreak. According to a press release, the…
Celtic Service (3/11/2020) -
Spring is on the way (3/11/2020) - Spring begins in seven days, at 11:50 p.m. next Thursday, March 19. That is the moment of the vernal equinox. Friday, March 20 is the first full day of spring.…
Mathews board mulls budget options (3/11/2020) - Mathews County supervisors heard some budget options during a work session on Tuesday night. County Administrator Mindy Conner said that she had started out by creating a first draft of…
Mathews to play for state championship tonight (3/11/2020) - The Mathews High School varsity boys’ basketball team travels to the Siegel Center tonight to face Auburn High School with the state title on the line. The VHSL Class 1…
Mathews planners expected to vote on rezoning case (3/11/2020) - The Mathews County Planning Commission is expected to make a decision on a proposed rezoning of a 7.168-acre parcel on Godfrey Bay Road when it meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday…
Promoting leadership (3/11/2020) -
Gwynn’s Island residents hear presentation on historic register (3/11/2020) - Gwynn’s Island residents had a chance last week to learn about the process that would be involved in having their island placed on the Virginia Landmarks Register and the National…