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A gala holiday evening

Posted on February 18, 2015 at 8:55 am

The chandeliers of the O. A. Brinkley Fellowship Hall cast mood light on a crowd dressed to the nines for First Baptist Church’s eighth annual Valentine’s Day Gala. Rev. Dr. John Fountaine said the Galas “Have progressed to be a community gala with banquet meals and live music, at a price that the community can afford to come and enjoy themselves.” Many guests chose to come dressed in black and

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  • Ash Wednesday Worship at Good Shepherd Lutheran

    Posted on February 11, 2015 at 8:55 am

    The members of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church invite the community to attend Ash Wednesday Worship Service on February 18 at 5:30 p.m. and the entire family is welcome to attend.  The service will be conducted by Rev. Mike Ramming, Pastor of Good Shepherd, with the imposition of ashes offered.  Ash Wednesday begins the Lenten season, which is the 40 days prior to the celebration of Easter and is a Christian

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  • Fashion, talent, food and fun

    Posted on February 11, 2015 at 8:51 am

    Two models wear outfits by Weldon Fashions.

    On Friday, February 6, Weldon Fashions put on a Talent and Fashion Show & Dinner at the Northumberland County Community Center.  Dorethia Weldon, owner of Weldon Fashions said the evening was, “Just for fun, and to raise money for the Community Center.” The Glamour Girls Nigeria and Keyaira Ball, and guest model Deondra Jones opened the evening in their tutus.  Models Sandy Davis, Pamela Weldon-Clark, Dora Morris, Sandra Green, Lasandra

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  • YMCA trains 5K newcomers

    Posted on February 4, 2015 at 9:04 am

    Under the theme, “You Can Run a 5K Too,” the Northumberland Family YMCA in Heathsville, has invited first-time participants age 18 and up to join a training program, called “Couch to 5K.”  The goal is to be physically fit to enter the Earth Day 5K, sponsored by the Northumberland Assn. for Progressive Stewardship (NAPS) on April 18. Classes consist of weekly meetings on Saturdays from 8 to 9 a.m. starting

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  • A spaghetti dinner date

    Posted on February 4, 2015 at 8:56 am

    On Thursday, January 29, the Kilmarnock United Methodist Church welcomed guests to its 41st Annual Spaghetti dinner. The church’s fellowship hall was decorated like an Italian restaurant, complete with red checkered tablecloths and candlelight. The spaghetti sauce recipe has such a history with the church that not even everyone in the kitchen was aware of its full story at first.  Eventually, Eric Nost was able to piece the truth together.

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  • The spirit of Robert Burns lives in Burns Night

    Posted on February 4, 2015 at 8:36 am

    Wyatt McCranie holds a claymore as he heads the procession for the presentation of the haggis during the Burns Nict Supper and Concert.

    The Northumberland County Community center turned into a little piece of Scotland last Saturday for the Kilmarnock and District Pipe Band’s 16th annual Burns Nict Supper and Concert. The evening began with cocktails. After the band marched on, the flags of the United Kingdom, Scotland and the United States were posted.  The audience sang The Star Spangled Banner and recited the Pledge of Allegiance. Once the honors were done, the

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  • The Todd Rosenleib Dance Company Presents A Landscape of Dance and The Horse of Many Colors

    Posted on February 3, 2015 at 11:50 am

    Todd Rosenleib Dance Company plans two very distinct age-appropriate performances for The Performing Arts and Lecture Series at Chesapeake Academy on February 11, 2015.  A Landscape of Dance, for ages three through Kindergarten and The Horse of Many Colors for grades three through eight.    Mr. Rosenleib, Chair of the Dance Department of the Governor’s School for the Arts, Director of the TRDance Center, and a faculty member at Tidewater Community

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