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Apr 25

Senator Mason and Delegate Mullin to Host Town Hall Meeting

Posted on April 25, 2017 at 9:56 AM by Communications Department

Senator Monty Mason and Delegate Mike Mullin are hosting their second post session town hall meeting on May 1. In the meeting, they will address the past veto session and answer any questions the public may have. Mason Mullin_SC

The event is open to all residents and is being held in the Kiln Creek Elementary School auditorium located at 1501 Kiln Creek Pkwy from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. To learn more visit their Town Hall Facebook page.

Senator Monty Mason proudly represents the Virginia Peninsula’s 1st State Senate district, including all of the City of Williamsburg and parts of Newport News, Hampton, Suffolk, James City County and York County. Mason was twice elected to the House of Delegates in the 93rd District in 2013 and 2015 before winning his race for State Senate in a special election in November of 2016. Mike Mullin was elected to serve the people of the 93rd District in 2016. The 93rd District includes parts of Newport News, James City County, York County and all of the City of Williamsburg.
Apr 25

2017 Parents Against Bullying Youth Step Show

Posted on April 25, 2017 at 9:56 AM by Communications Department

On Saturday, April 29th , join Parents Against Bullying as they present the 4th Annual Youth Step Show competition at Huntington Middle School, 3401 Orcutt Avenue in Newport News.
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The Stand Your Ground Against Bullying competition is a safe and family friendly event that will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The competition is “celebrating the community taking a stand against bullying and domestic violence.” Prizes will include $500 and a trophy for first place, $200 and trophy for second place and $100 and a plaque for third place.

Tickets are available for a $10 donation in advance or $12 donation at the door. For more ticket information and availability, contact Shawnie at 757-329-2859 or email

Parents Against Bullying (PAB) is a 501(c)3 that strives to prevent bullying and provide support to youth and families that have been affected. Their goal is to teach youth and families to speak up and speak out against bullying. Parents Against Bullying was selected as one of the 2017 designated charities for the Newport News One City Marathon.
Apr 25

Lee Hall Train Station Foundation Shares Life On the Railroad

Posted on April 25, 2017 at 8:15 AM by Communications Department

Join the Lee Hall Train Station Foundation on Train Cap_SCWednesday, May 3, at 7 p.m. for a behind the scenes look at life on the railroad as they present “I've Been Working on the Railroad.” Hear from certified steam locomotive fireman/engineer Ken Jones as he relates his fascinating experiences working with trains for the RF&P and Western RR and at Busch Gardens. This event is free and open to the public and guests even have the chance to win door prizes! The event takes place on the second floor of the 1884 Warwick Courthouse, 14421 Old Courthouse Way, Newport News. For more information call the Lee Hall Depot at 757-525-7372.