Fluvanna Review

School Board incumbents fought off challengers to retain their seats in Tuesday’s election. Columbia Representative Camilla Washington held off a write-in campaign by Claudia Thomas to retain her seat.
“I want to take the opportunity to thank all my supporters for the past four years who voted for me to provide service to them for the next four years,” Washington said. “I’ll continue to work hard with the community and the school division staff to provide the best quality education for the students in our county.”
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Vicki Wilson was presented the 2013 Business Person of the Year award by the Fluvanna Chamber of Commerce president Scott Valentine. Photo by Bill Storer PhotographyThe Fluvanna Chamber of Commerce named Vicki Wilson, co-owner of Monticello Country Realtors, as its 2013 Business Person of the Year.
Chamber President Scott Valentine said Wilson stood out among other nominees for not only her business accomplishments but her civic contributions.
“We name a business person of the year to honor someone who, especially in a business climate like this, can run a successful business, exercise good business practices and desires to see Fluvanna strengthened,” Valentine said. “Vicki had those qualities for not just her business, but for her work in the county as well.”
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It has been over 20 years since the Fluvanna Christian Services Society (FCSS) founded Happy Face to help those in need in Fluvanna County. This month they kick-off their annual fundraising drive to make the holidays a little brighter for area children and their families. The program not only helps children but also seniors in need.
Kamille Shifflett, who helps head up the program, explained what Happy Face is all about.
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Authorities are investigating an incident in which a 12-year-old Fluvanna County girl was struck by a car inside Lake Monticello while trick-or-treating Halloween night (Oct. 31).
Maggie Fontanilla was struck in the arm and hand apparently by the car’s side view mirror as she stood on the edge of the road on Jefferson Drive between the Tufton Pond and Northwood Drive, said her mother, Christina Fontanilla. The car did not stop.
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Since 2007, Fluvanna’s own flag guy, Bill Norris, has been celebrating patriotic holidays by setting out over 250 American flags in Fork Union. Recently, his efforts have attracted so much attention that some local ladies decided to lend a hand.

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