Saturday, September 17, 2011


The community is invited to attend "Bluegrass and Bar-B-Que" on October 15 at the Virginia Horse Center's Anderson Coliseum, Mezzanine Level. The event is a fundraiser for the Jackie Pleasants Scholarship Fund which provides an annual college scholarship to a deserving Rockbridge County High School graduate.

Doors and a cash bar will open at 5 pm with bluegrass music by Monrovia featuring Jim Brown on guitar from 5:30 - 6:30 pm. A buffet dinner of barbecue pork and chicken, various sides and desserts will be served from 6:30-8:00 pm.

Tickets are $35 for adults and $10 for children. Reservations must be received no later than October 7. Tickets will be held at the door. Checks can be mailed to Pleasants Scholarship Fundraiser, PO Box 1484, Lexington, VA 24450.

For more information, contact Joe Skovira, Chairman, Rockbridge County Democratic Committee at or phone 540-348-1093.

September 28 - Get to Know the Candidates

The Rockbridge County Democratic Committee is pleased to host a non-partisan candidates forum at the County Administration Building in Lexington on Wednesday, Sept 28 from 7 to 9 PM. All candidates for County offices and Constitutional offices have been invited and the public is encouraged to attend.
The forum will include two 45 minute sessions with 15 minutes for questions from the audience. Constitutional office candidates will speak from 7 to 8 PM and the Board of Supervisors and School Board candidates will speak from 8 to 9 PM.
For information contact Joe Skovira, Chairman, at 348-1093 or