Thursday, April 18, 2024
71.3 F

Lancaster/Northumberland Habitat for Humanity receives surprise contribution

A truss and crane crew “raise the rafters” at Lancaster/Northumberland Habitat for Humanity’s 21st home.

Lancaster/Northumberland Habitat for Humanity received a surprise and very welcome gift last week, just in time to “raise the rafters” on Habitat’s 21st home.

Drew Ransone of Ransone’s Nursery & Maintenance and Chesapeake Tree Services offered the use of his company’s crane to lift the trusses in place and donated a crew to do the work for Habitat. Building chairman Bill Otley responded “Yes, absolutely—that would be great!”

 On Tuesday, May 25, the crane and truss crew arrived at the build site on Gaskins Road in Weems. By 10:30 a.m., all the trusses were….

There's more to this story...
Are you a subscriber? 

 Log in

Many more news articles, photos and ads are available only to those
subscribe to our printed newspaper or our online e-Edition.

Pick up a copy or Subscribe today!

Rappahannock Record Staff
Rappahannock Record Staff
From the Rappahannock Record news team

Follow us on Social Media

Your Local Weather

broken clouds
71.3 ° F
73.2 °
68.7 °
66 %
75 %
76 °
63 °
64 °
61 °
54 °