Gabe’s Apothecary Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

Gabe and the Town of Boydton would like to welcome everyone to the Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting of Gabe’s Apothecary on Friday, September 1, 2017 @ 10:00a.m. @ 380 Washington Street. This eatery is located in the same spot it was by the previous owner and the menu has been revised & updated with MANY NEW items to give you a “daily fix.” Menu items range from coffee, iced coffee, cappuccino, frappuccino, espresso, hot cocoa, tea, unique soft drinks, crossants, sandwhiches, subs, paninis, protein boxes, salads, chips, Birdies Pimento Cheeses, Route 11 Chips, Nancy’s Confections & Candy, and last, but surely NOT LEAST, Windmill Farms Bakery items, which are freshly stocked on Tuesday & Thursdays! GabesApothecaryMenu

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Ke’Andra Jennings, Photographer/Digital Artist

Ke’Andra Jennings, Photograper/Digital Artist was born and raised in Farmville, Virginia. She is  a Fine Art photographer located in Hampton Roads, Virginia. In  March 2017, she  received a BFA in Photographic Imaging from The Art Institute of Virginia Beach. Ke’Andra is seeking new projects for both personal and professional assignments. Her  art exhibits a creative design style through her abstract creations, vibrant colors and textures. If a viewer stops for just a moment to view and reflect on a piece she has created, then she has succeeded in her work.

Here is just a small sample of her work done locally within the Town of Boydton with a local resident, by the name of, Elana Renee’ White, who just received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing, with a Minor in Biology from Averett University. She is the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Gary White.

If you are interested in having any photo sessions done within Mecklenburg County or outside of the area, please feel free to reach out to Ke’Andra, for she is looking to build her portfolio & she will offer competitive prices! IMG_4583FullSizeRenderIMG_2668FullSizeRender (4)FullSizeRender (3)FullSizeRender (2)

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The 40th Annual Boydton Days Festival Is Almost Here!

Well, folks…our “40th Boydton Days Festival” is this Saturday, October 29th, and it is “gearing up” to be a very successful event with beautiful weather forecasted and a high of 73 degrees & sunny! We have over 75 vendors attending to display and sell their wares, which includes food vendors with their delicacies, as well. The Boydton Volunteer Fire Department is again making it’s famous & scrumptous Brunswick Stew, along with the Boydton Life Station who will be selling their delicious Boston Butts and barbeque! Our Boydton Day T-shirts are available here at Town Hall and they are ruby colored representing our 40th event. We have Small – 2X sizes available. The cost for each shirt is $15.00 and we will have some long sleeve shirts for $20.00 available at the latter part of the week. We will “kick off” the event with a Vesper Service at the Historic Presbyterian Church at 7:00 P.M. Friday night with light refreshments being served after the service! The public is invited. Saturday at 9:00 A.M. will begin the day’s festivities with the parade beginning at 10:00 A.M. Mr. W. G. “Sox” Allgood will be this year’s Grand Marshal, where he holds the title of the oldest (96 yr.old) Boydton Fire Department member and “boy” is he excited! Sunday, we will finish up the weekend event with a Community church service in the auditorium of the bingo hall/old school house on Madison Street across from the Boydton Baptist Church. Doors will open at 9:30 A.M. with coffee, juice, light refreshments. Please come out and enjoy this weekend with us for our 40th Boydton Day!!!

Reminder for Boydton Day Meeting

Reminder about the possible last Boydton Day Meeting @ 7:00 pm in the Boydton Town Hall, before the big event to be held on October 29, 2016. To our Boydton residents, please feel free to join in on the Boydton Day Meeting.

Making A Difference

Make-A-Wish, is a Non Profit Organization that has created the Wheels For Wishes Program. This donation Program will help to Make A Wish for a child facing life threatening medical conditions, with the donation & sale of your vehicle (a 501 (c) (3) Charity). Also, the donation of your unwanted car has a great tax benefit deduction. For more information regarding this Program, you may visit the attached link:  virginia.wheelsforwishes.org
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