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Book Launch Party for "Riding to Camille" by Mary Buford Hitz at RVCC

Book Launch Party for “Riding to Camille” by Mary Buford Hitz at RVCC

[ 0 ] October 31, 2013

Book Launch Party for “Riding to Camille” by Mary Buford Hitz at Rockfish Valley Community Center. 5PM to 7PM. Personal Book signing by the author. Beer. A contribution will be made to the RVCC for every attendee just for showing up! Nelson’s own, Rita Mae Brown, Says of Riding To Camille: “Sex, love and emotional […]

Hurricane Camille - 44 Years Ago Today on August 19,1969 The Skies Opened Up

Hurricane Camille – 44 Years Ago Today on August 19,1969 The Skies Opened Up

[ 2 ] August 19, 2013

Our September 2008 (Then Nelson County Life Magazine) revealing some the the very first color pictures taken by Photographer Brower York of the tragedy that struck Nelson County, killing dozens and destroying millions in property. Click on issue above to read the entire article and see the photos starting on page 12. Nelson County, VA […]

Hurricane Camille Commemoration at Oakland Museum

Hurricane Camille Commemoration at Oakland Museum

[ 0 ] June 12, 2013

Experience stories of survival, rescue, recovery and rebuilding related to Virginia’s greatest natural disaster through speakers, videos, and newly discovered photo images. Hurricane Camille was the second most powerful hurricane to make landfall in the United States. Prior to reaching Mississippi on August 17, 1969, it passed over the Gulf of Mexico, suctioning up vast […]

Hurricane Camille Commemoration at Oakland Museum

Hurricane Camille Commemoration at Oakland Museum

[ 0 ] June 12, 2013

Experience stories of survival, rescue, recovery and rebuilding related to Virginia’s greatest natural disaster through speakers, videos, and newly discovered photo images. Hurricane Camille was the second most powerful hurricane to make landfall in the United States. Prior to reaching Mississippi on August 17, 1969, it passed over the Gulf of Mexico, suctioning up vast […]

Rare 43 Year Old Photos Presented To Remember Hurricane Camille Anniversary

Rare 43 Year Old Photos Presented To Remember Hurricane Camille Anniversary

[ 0 ] August 20, 2012

Lovingston / Arrington Nelson County, VA We first told you about Rick Becka back in our March 2012 printed edition of Nelson County Life Magazine. NCL found out about Becka’s photos from another person living in neighboring Waynesboro who let us know about them. The rare never before seen slides had been tucked away in […]

Remembering Hurricane Camille

Remembering Hurricane Camille

[ 0 ] July 8, 2010

at Saunders Brothers Farm Market. Hear Colleen Thompson, flood survivor, and Ed Tinsley, retired State Trooper, share their experiences. Music by Kim and Jimbo.9AM to 5PM www.saundersbrothers.com Event Date: Saturday 14th of August 2010 09:00 AM Location/Address: 2717 Tye Brook Hwy.,Piney River,VA, 22964 Contact Telephone Please call 434-277-5455 for more information This post was submitted […]

Standing Room Only For 40 Year Anniversary Of Hurricane Camille : 8.21.09

Standing Room Only For 40 Year Anniversary Of Hurricane Camille : 8.21.09

[ 4 ] August 21, 2009

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia There wasn’t a single seat left to to sit in, or corner left to stand in at Thursday night’s remembrance of the 40 year anniversary of Hurricane Camille held at Nelson County High School. A slide presentation was followed by a program including music, recognition of the Nelson County flood victims, […]

Camille 1969 Remembered This Evening : August 20, 2009

Camille 1969 Remembered This Evening : August 20, 2009

[ 4 ] August 20, 2009

SPONSOR: Oakland – Nelson County Museum of History EVENT: Camille Remembered , A slide presentation at 7:00 PM followed by the program at 7:30 PM including music, recognition of the Nelson County flood victims, and personal survival stories Following the program and in the school lobby – a social time with displays and conversation with […]

Remembering Hurricane Camille In The Rockfish Valley 4 Decades Later : 8.19.09

Remembering Hurricane Camille In The Rockfish Valley 4 Decades Later : 8.19.09

[ 4 ] August 19, 2009

Near Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia It was a reflective Wednesday morning as people gathered at the Rockfish Valley Trail Head just south of Nellysford. They were there to remember the catastrophic day back in 1969 when Hurricane Camille landed right on top of Nelson County, Virginia. The program included stories of the August 1969 tragedy […]

Camille 40th Remembrance In The Rockfish Valley This Morning : 8.19.09

Camille 40th Remembrance In The Rockfish Valley This Morning : 8.19.09

[ 0 ] August 19, 2009

SPONSOR: ROCKFISH VALLEY FOUNDATION EVENT: 40th Anniversary Remembrance of Camille – the Flood WHEN : August 19, 2009 10:00 AM WHERE: Rockfish Valley trail head on RT 151 at site of Historic Camille marker PROGRAM: Story of the August 1969 tragedy in the Rockfish Valley through the eyes of those on the scene during search […]

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