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By Stefanie Jackson – Gov. Ralph Northam announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has authorized Virginia’s participation in a pilot program that will allow recipients of SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), formerly known as food stamps, to purchase groceries online for home delivery. “This continued public health emergency...
By Stefanie Jackson – Serving Together is the name of the new Northampton County organization started under the leadership of the Rev. Russell Goodrich, of Cape Charles, with the mission of making connections and bringing hope to life within the community. “Dream big” was Goodrich’s advice for the new group. “We...
By Linda Cicoira -- Electronic equipment was stolen from Burton’s Chapel Independent Methodist Church, of Melfa, Accomack Sheriff Todd Godwin said Tuesday. A report of the burglary was made to the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office at about 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8. Godwin said sound equipment, televisions and “several other...
By Stefanie Jackson – Cheriton town council members unanimously decided June 26 to take matters into their own hands concerning stormwater drainage issues, but the decision didn’t get the unanimous approval of residents. “It is a massive conflict of interest that you’re voting on any of this,” citizen Nancy Brauer...
Bluegrass Gospel Ensemble To Perform at Hungars Church Solid Rock Bluegrass Gospel will perform at Hungars Episcopal Church 4 p.m. Sunday, April 14.  A meet-the-artists reception will follow in the Church Parish House. The band began as a Southern Gospel group in 1993.  However, as new members joined the ensemble, it emerged...
Franktown United Methodist Church Choir will perform a cantata, "Hosana We Sing," at the Palm Sunday service, April 14, at 10:30 a.m. The church is on Bayside Road, Franktown
The Eastern Shore Conference of Baptist Clergy will celebrate their Annual Spring Revival on April 7th at 3:00 pm Guest Preacher: Rev Dr. Charles Kellam, Sr, Pastor of New Mt Zion Baptist Church, Choir &  Congregation,  Painter, Va. Place::  Tabernacle Baptist Church, Horntown, Va
By Connie Morrison -- An idea seeded at a Black History Month program at Ker Place in 2017 will bear fruit tonight as the Mary N. Smith Alumni Association, the Eastern Shore of Virginia Historical Society, and local African Methodist Episcopal church choirs join forces to present “A Celebration of...