E. coli found in Colonial Beach drinking water Town residents were...
Colonial Beach residents were notified this morning in a drinking water warning that a water sample from the town water system tested positive for E. coli.
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Wed Jul 16, 2014
Newman to lead Colonial Beach schools by Regina Weiss / the Free...
The top school position has been vacant since Superintendent Kathleen Beane resigned last month to take a post with Caroline County schools.
Detour in place for Mattox Creek Bridge
Route 205 is currently closed to traffic at Mattox Creek Bridge. The route will be closed so barriers, equipment and temporary traffic signals can be staged for the bridge replacement project.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Beach group questions cost of school system A newly formed group of...
While school supporters have asked the council to support the school system financially, Colonial Beach Concerned Citizens is asking the town to take a step back.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Colonial Beach Free food program open to all
While volunteering for the free summer food service program held in Colonial Beach last year, Linda Murphy said she would often see parents come in and watch their children eat, yet not eat themselves.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Mattox Creek Bridge to close July 15-18
From July 15-18, Route 205 will be closed to traffic at Mattox Creek Bridge. The route will be closed so barriers, equipment and temporary traffic signals can be staged for the bridge replacement project.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Beach elementary move may not be done by fall start The School Board...
The Colonial Beach School Board has signed a contract with Trinity Building Co. to relocate elementary students into modular units at the town's high school.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
From the community to the community
The Westmoreland Ruritan Club was out and about recently handing out Rudy Bears to the Sheriff's Office, Rescue Squad and Fire Department.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Colonial Beach Town Council passes 2015 budget
In an almost anti-climatic moment, the Colonial Beach Town Council passed the 2015 fiscal year budget in less than ten minutes several hours before the state mandated deadline.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Jones takes food on the road
Mark Jones, born and raised in Westmoreland County, has brought one more dimension to the eating pleasures that can be found in the Northern Neck.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Wounded Warrior event is a success
The 6th annual Battle at the Beach was held this past weekend at American Legion Post 148 in Colonial Beach.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Sooner or later the road ends at the Potomac River. The spur of Route 205 stops where the sand begins, and you'll have to find a place to park.
Beach gets grant for boardwalk improvements Colonial Beach gets...
The town of Colonial Beach has received a $747,000 federal community development grant to revitalize its boardwalk near the Potomac River.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
John 'J.B.' Burchell
John E. "J.B." Burchell Sr., 88, of King George County passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014, at Sitter & Barfoot Veteran Center in Richmond.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Try Colonial Beach for a wonderful getaway
Instead of the ocean, come to the beach. I just spent another enjoyable weekend in Colonial Beach.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
City gets $935K block grant
The Northside neighborhood in Martinsville will get a facelift, thanks to a $934,904 Community Development Block Grant.
Community improvement grants total $8.5M in Va.
Thirteen projects across Virginia are in line for more than $8.5 million in grants for sewage treatment and water projects and downtown revitalization.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
U.Md. Lacrosse Player Accused of Sex Assault at Jiffy Lube Live
A University of Maryland lacrosse player allegedly sexually assaulted a woman during a concert at Jiffy Lube Live Sunday evening, police said.