- Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 July 2015 11:58
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Sunny skies and a bountiful harvest were the watchwords last Saturday at the King George Farmer’s Market. Residents from around the Northern Neck showed up to buy locally grown, fresh produce.
Area growers offer a cornucopia of vegetables ranging from sweet corn to crunchy cucumbers to fresh string beans
Photo by Phyllis Cook
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 15:48
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New business owners Hazel Harris (left) and son, Raymond Brooks Jr., (right) flank King George Supervisor Cedell Brooks Jr. and Linwood Thomas, the county’s director of economic development, moments after a July 10 ribbon cutting to celebrate the joint grand opening their two new businesses, LeZah’s Boutique & Consignment and BDB’s Barbershop. The new businesses are located at 12302 James Madison Pkwy.
Photo by Phyllis Cook
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 15:44
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The King George Board of Supervisors is expected on July 21 to review its proposed ordinance amendments for drilling, along with some new language for the county’s Comprehensive Plan pertaining to fracking.
Jack Green, Director of Community Development, said he would provide a review of fracking amendments and ask supervisors to set a date for a public hearing.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 12:44
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Ten-year-old Nathan Moody had good laugh as he was pitched off the mechanical bull at Saturday’s “Patriotic Palooza” held at King George High School.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 June 2015 11:09
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New business owners Greg and Terie Perez flank Jim Howard (center), chairman of the King George Board of Supervisors, all holding the ceremonial giant scissors for a ribbon-cutting on June 19 to celebrate the opening the new business, Potomac Kitchen & Bath Designs, a whole-home remodeling contractor specializing in custom kitchen and bath cabinet designs and installation.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 June 2015 11:05
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On Thursday, June 18, tens of thousands of kids at more than 900 locations around the globe splashedand flutter-kicked their way through a sixth consecutive Guinness World Record™ to help combat childhood drowning by participating in The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 June 2015 11:03
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The closing on the purchase of a 30-acre parcel by Commercial Metals Company is scheduled for June 29.
Eric Gregory, King George County’s attorney, provided the latest timeline on the project to the Economic Development Authority on June 11. He reconfirmed the closing date late last week.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 June 2015 13:53
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King George High School drafting students decided the first use for their latest piece of equipment would be to accessorize Principal Cliff Conway’s favorite school colors outfit by dressing it up with a matching bow tie to go with his ‘wild’ slacks.