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A helping of history feeding the future

by Carol A. Muratore Nick Sterrett’s ancestors were some of the first people to settle in Northumberland County. One of his earliest relatives was John Haynie, born in 1624. He came here from England in the early-to-mid 1600s, and is believed to have married a Native American woman named Jane. Nick’s great-great-great-grandfather,...


Lancaster Junior Softball All Stars finish as runner up in state tournament

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi A seven-game winning streak came to an end for the Lancaster Little League Junior Softball All Stars on Tuesday, July 9, when...


• Beth Kendrick is a pickleball ace and she has the medals to prove it by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Twenty years ago while visiting friends in Florida,...

Journey to Cooperstown: Kamden Horn and Brendan Beuchelt’s baseball dream

From July 1-7, Kamden Horn and Brendan Beuchelt of Lancaster embarked on a once-in-a-lifetime journey to Cooperstown, N.Y., to compete in a youth baseball...

NNK Saltwater Shootout winners are announced

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Some 1,935 pounds of fish, including 40 cobia and three bluefish, were weighed in at the second NNK Saltwater Shootout fishing tournament...

Lancaster youth hit the sandlot in Cooperstown

What a better moment in the life of a 12-year-old boy than to play the game he loves in the birthplace of baseball? Three Lancaster...

Registration opens for 16th annual Dream Fields Spanish Mackerel Fishing Tournament

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi Registration is open for the 16th annual Dream Fields Spanish Mackerel Fishing Tournament on August 10. With some $5,400 in prizes to be...

NAPS to explain ‘Teaching With Small Boats’ at annual meeting

The Northumberland Association for Progressive Stewardship (NAPS) will showcase the “Teaching With Small Boats” program for students from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, July 21, in...

Costuming from the past to present; wear one to LCL

On Thursday, July 18, Robert Hundley will discuss costuming and how what one wears is the basis for who one portrays. The program will...

Church yard sale to raise funds for community needs

Members and friends of Trinity Episcopal Church, 8484 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster, are eagerly anticipating the church yard sale from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. August...

RCA announces 2024-25 season

The Rappahannock Concert Association will open its 41st concert season on September 21. Unless otherwise noted, all concerts will be held at 7:30 p.m. at...

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