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Website © 2020. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal. THE JOURNAL, Wednesday, March 2, 2016 3 Bay Area Transit offers new bus ride to Dahlgren Good news for Colonial Beach, Bay Area Transit riders. Starting March 2, the Transit bus will be making trips to the Dahlgren Mer- chant Lane shopping area every first Wednesday of the month. Cost round trip is $6.00 pp. You can buy a book of 10 tickets for $8.00. The bus will leave the Beach area at 9 a.m. and leave Dahlgren at 3:30 p.m. Beach residents of all ages are en- couraged to use the new bus ride. Betty Whitestone of Colonial Beach has been working on getting this bus route set up for years. Please be sure and tell your neigh- bors & friends to use this bus trans- portation. What a great way to go shopping, have lunch, get your nails & hair done and more. For more in- formation, call 804-250-2011 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. SAVETHE DATE APRIL 23, 2016 FUNDRAISER 3-6 RM. CB COMMUNITY CENTER (804) 892-2456 FOR TICKETS Good Evening Dudes and Disco Queens! is this year's fundraiser for the St. Mary's Free Community Lunch. In addition to helping this important community outreach project, you will be able to "Shake Your Groove Thing", "Turn the Beat Around", "Ring My Bell", and "More, More, Morel" DR.E.V.Rockem will be playing all your favorite Disco hits! Fun and funky food catered by our very own Bill Hall! Wine and a special signature cocktail will whet your whistle all while the glitter ball spins! We all are looking forward to this far out boogie! So keep on truckin' all the way to the disco fever fundraiser. If you are unable to attend, we will gladly accept your kind donation to help keep the St. Mary's Free Community Lunch going. Building community one bowl of soup at a time! Seniors invited to free Soup & Sandwich Lunch The Legacy fellowship group of New Life Ministries is hosting a free soup and sandwich lunch for com- munity members age 50 and older Saturday, March 5, 2016 at noon, 2800 McKinney Blvd. (Rt. 205), Co- lonial Beach, VA 22443, (804) 224- 8447. Free church CDs, DVDs and Prize Drawings! Hope to see you there! If you'd like more information about NEW LIFE or Legacy, feel free to come to the lunch or look on the internet to hear sermons at https:// sermons or go to Facebook https:// Colonial Beach Town Manager to retire in May '16 Montross Town Council ac- cepted the notification of re- tirement of the Town Manager, Brenda T. Reamy at the regular Council meeting on Tuesday, Feb- ruary 23. Mrs. Reamy will be re- tiring on May 31, 2016 with more than twenty years ofservice to the Town. Council will be accepting applications for the position until March 21, 2016. "On behalf of the entire town council we thank Brenda Reamy for her years of service to our town and our citizens. There have been many accomplishments throughout her years managing town affairs. From water breaks during inclement weather to the most recent revitalization and beautification projects, Brenda has always placed Montross and our citizens first. While we'll miss having Brenda as our point per- son on all town issues; we wish her continued health and happi- ness in her retirement" said Joey King, Mayor, Town of Montross. "Earth Day" 5k scheduled The Run NNK Running Club is kicking off the NAPS Earth Day Festival and Farmers Market on Saturday, April 16 with a 5K race. The race is the kick-off of the Heathsville Earth Day celebra- tion, help promote awareness of environmental issues, and en- courage health and wellness. The race starts at 8 a.m. in front of the Northumberland Historical Society. A Tot Trot for kids under 4 will begin at 9:15 with prizes for all the participants. Following the race all participants will be treated to a healthy breakfast and refresh- ments before the Farmers Market and NAPS Earth Day Celebration gets underway, with Earth Day activities and exhibitors, and the annual wine tasting event. An awards ceremony for overall race and age group winners will take place at 10:00. Run NNK was started in 2015 by a group of local runners to sup- port Northern Neck runners and walkers. The club sponsors weekly group runs, quarterly educational programs, social events, and in- formal races. The $25.00 race entry fee ($10.00 for youth 12 and under) helps defray the costs of putting on the race, and net proceeds will be used to fund the development of a local Youth Running & Fit- ness Program. Support for the race is also be- ing provided by local sponsors, including The Northumberland Association for Progressive Stew- ardship and Omega Protein. The first 100 registrants receive a spe- cially designed duffel bag, wa- ter bottle, and cap,Go to www. for registration infor- mation or to register on-line. SATURDAY, MAR. 5 Free Star Party. Enjoy views of the Moon and the night sky at Caledon. Sponsored by the Rappahannock Astronomy Club. Weather permitting. Check event status at or call (540) 663-3861. SATURDAY, MAR. 26 Celebrate violinist Joshua Bell will be coming to F'brg to per- form with the UMW Philhar- monic Orchestra. 7:30 p.m. Dodd Auditorium. Tickets on sale now. or call (540) 654-1324. MONDAY, MAR. 7 CB-VFDLA will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the firehouse. Regular meeting of the NN Au- dobon Society. (note change) 3:15 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church in Kilmarnock. Open & free to the public. Guest speaker will be wildlife rehabilitator Diana O'Connor. FRIDAY, MAR. 11 Westmoreland County Repub- licans to hold a Mass Meeting at 7 p.m.A.T. Johnson Bldg. Mon- tross. Registration begins at 6 p.m. SATURDAY, MAR. 12 KG Master Gardeners will con- duct a Pruning Workshop 9-11 a.m. at the KG Citizens' Center. Bring work gloves & your prun- ing tools. Workshop is free, but please register to ensure enough handouts. Call Kelley at (540) 656-6483 or email her at k_ CB-VFDLA will host its 1st dinner for the 2016 year. 5-7 p.m. Ham & Cabbage Dinner, to include cornbread, stewed toma- toes, potatoes, dessert & tea. At the firehouse. LEENC's lob Readiness & Re- sume Development Workshop. Free. Open to the Public. Regis- ter at Walk ins also welcome. Porter IM Library doors open at 9:45 a.m. TUESDAY, MAR. 29 DMV to Go will be at the DMV Select office in King George from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 13035 Kings High- way. THIS WEEKEND ONLY KING GEORGE HOME & CRAFT SHOW SATURDAY MARCH 5 9 A.M.- 4 RM. SUNDAY MARCH 6 11A.M.-3 P.M. FREE A DMISSION FREE PARKING OVER 100 EXHIBITORS BENJAMIN'S BBQ TO BUY TO EAT COMMUNITY GROUPS SCHOOL GROUPS COUNTY OFFICES NON-PROFITS PLUS EVERYTHING YOU NEED FOR THE HOME INCLUDING THE HOME!! KING GEORGE HIGH SCHOOL RAIN OR SHINE SHOW IS INDOORS SATURDAY, MAR. 19 Annual KG Early Childhood Dept. PTNS FLEA MARKET. 1 p.m. at 9100 St. Anthony Road, KG. Indoor event, no en- trance fee. 40+vendors, crafters & yard sale tables. Raffle tickets & food available for purchase. Come out and support this PTA fundraiser. D~ldt~ K Dods~m I~ A$cy Inc ... (tl;pec~|ly when it Dennis Oodson,/~lent ~ ~OU money, 2304 Je~rson Daubs Highway Fredencksbur W 22401 I can help you save an Bus: 540-373-2300 average of $480. Talk to me about combining your renters and auto insurance today. Get to a better State: Get Sta~ Farm. CALL ME TODAY. Nash Funeral Home Ed Talia[erro, Director King George Location Colonial Beach Location Route 301, Just South of Route 205 149 3rd Street 54ol775-5522 804/224-7620 Pre-need arrangements available I l' l l'a II I I I "rd II KG Fire & Rescue makes a nonemergency call to KG Elementary School "The King George Fire Rescue and Emergency Services visited King George Parks and RecreatioNs Play It Smart Before and After School pro- gram at King George Elementary School on Thursday, February 18, 2016. The kids thoroughly enjoyed it and learned a lot about our town heroes" KG County Historical Society offers scholarship The King George County Histori- cal Society is offering a $1,000 schol- arship to any county high school se- nior who meets the criteria. For more information, please see Terri Morrison at KGHS guidance dept. or contact Peggy Brown, schol- arshipchairman atpeggybrownmm@ or Elizabeth Lee, Mu- seum Curator at Deadline for applications is March 31. Mother-Daughter Tea in Colonial Beach On April 16th the Col. Beach Foundation in partnership with the CB Downtown Org. will host the 1st Annual Mother, Daughter, Ladies tea. All funds will be used for work the Foundation and the Downtown Organization. For tickets & info visit colonialbeach- or by calling 804-224- 6007. Ticket prices: Ages 3 to 12: $10/ person - 13 and up: $20/person The tea will be held at the Com- munit/ Center located at 717 Marshall Ave. The "Care" in Healthcare Board Certified Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants We welcome Carlene Gordon, Nurse Practitioner to the Community Care Clinic. She will be available to see patients Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Cash, pting Most Insurances Credit card, and insurances accepted, Anthem, Cigna, Humana, Medicaid, Medicare, Tricare (540) 625-2527 11131 Journal Pkwy., King George PEACE [~] LUTHERAN CHURCH SUNDAY SERVICES Nursery 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Contemporary Service * 8:30 a.m. Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Traditional Worship 11 a.m. Sacrament of Holy Communion celebrated Every Sunday 5590 Kings Hwy KG, VA (540) 775-9131 www.peace Two Rivers Baptist Church Macedonia Baptist Church 1081 Macedonia Ln., Colonial Beach, VA t(804) 224-1500 _L "0 magnify the Lord withT me, and let us exalt His I Name together." (Psalm 34:3) Sunday School: 9:45 a.m. Worship Service: 11 a.m. Prayer & Bible Study: (Wed.) 7 p.m. Holy Communion on 4th Sundays Rev. Fred Sales, Pastor Meeting at their new church Intersection of Rokeby and Kings Hwy. (Rt. 3) Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 a.m. COME VISIT US . ALL ARE WELCOME Rev. Peyton Wiltshire For Information call 540710-3831 St. Peter's Episcopal Church (804) 224-7309 2961 Kings Hwy (Rt.3) Oak Grove Rev. R0dney E. Gordon, Priest in Charge Sunday Worship Schedule 9:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist 5th Sundays - 9:15 a.m. Morning Prayer Church Thrift Shop 4065 Kings Hwy (next to Bowie's) Sat. 8am-Noon Tues. 9am-lpm Wed. 4-7 p.m. Oak Grove - 1 Church Z:i01 : i: I I Randall Snipes, Senior Pastor / I Sunday Worshipg: O a!?i l I Awana-Sundays;Sp.ra :i:!i ! i i4(so4) u.o*IS. ou, z .o,g I : O pi: il We invite you to gather together with us! [ / 8O9B Leedstown Rd( .......... I Sunday Sc,, / l Colonial Beach, VA I Sunday Worship 8 a.m. & 10:15 a.m. / [ 804-224-9695 ] Bible Study- Wednesday 7 p.m. / Pastor Earl T. Howerton Jr. j Little Ark Baptist Church i "'Building God's Kingdom On Earth "' "Pastor Larry M. Robinson" Sunday Worship - 10 a.m. Bible Studies: Church School - 9 a.m. Wednesdays - Noon & 6 p.m. Intercessory Prayer: Tuesdays 5 p.m. 15681 Owens Dr. in Dahlgren, VA Church Phone: (540) 663-2831 You're invited to worship with EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH 3207 Quarter Hill Rd., Supply VA 22436 (804) 443-4168 Sunday School 10 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship 11 a.m. Bible Study Wednesdays at 7 p.m. "A Church where everybody Rev. I~i~j W0af01k, Jr. is somebody!" Tabernacle Baptist Church Dr. Sherman D-avis, Pastor 10640 Kings Hwy King George, VA 22485 Service Early Worship - 8 a.m. Wednesday Sunday Sehoo! - 9:45 a.m. Evenings Morning Worship - 11 a.m. / p.m. Evening Worship - 6 p.m. ~ Presbyterian Church, PCA Seeking to know the grace of God and to make it known to others. Sunday Worship Service - 10:30 a.m. Nursery Provided for Worship Service Only Sunday School 9:15 a.m. Dave Bentz, Pastor 13114 Kildee Farm Road King George, VA 22485 (0if301 and Blue Jay Meadow Drive) Ph. (540) 775-9990 email: inf0@gracekg.c0m web site: www.graeekg.c0m Comer of Millbank & St. Anthony's Rd., King George Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry Wooton Sat. 7:00 p.m. Vigil Sunday Masses: Sun. 8:15 a.m. 10:30 a.m 12:45 p.m. Tridentine Mass Daily Mass: Mon. Thur. Fri. & Sat. 9:00 a.m. Tues. 7:00 a.m. Wed. 7:00 p.m. Adoration before each morning Mass Confession: Wed. 7:30 p.m. Sat. after 9:00 a.m. Mass & at 6:30 p.m. Sun. 112 hour before each Mass St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church Corner of Lossing and Boundary, Colonial Beach Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry Wooton Sunday Masses: Sat. 5:00 p.m. Sun. 9:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. (espafiol) Daily Mass: 8:00 a.m. Adoration precedes each morning Mass Confession: Sat. following 8:00 a.m. Mass & at 4:30 p.m. Sundays @ 8:30 a.m. ~ve.~ Colonial Beach, Va. 22443 804-224-7221 NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION TO DOWNSIZE & ORGANIZE? HAVE UNWANTED ITEMS? DONATE, DON'T JUST TOSS. SOMEONE MAY NEED WHAT YOU DON'T WANT. 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