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Camp Vastwood

Camp Vastwood, first swimmers

The rain held off the first day of Camp Vastwood on Monday, so campers weren’t able to swim until later. When they were able to swim, for most of them it was the first time they had ever swim in something other than a pool. The beautiful weather made it enjoyable for members to spend…

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Vastwood Park beach opens Monday after six years

After being closed for over six years, Hancock County Fiscal Court voted last month to open the swimming area at Vastwood Park for the summer. The beach opens this coming Monday for Camp Vastwood, and is open only for the attendees of the camp the first four days. Camp Vastwood serves as a trial run…

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Fiscal Court sets swimming hours at Vastwood Park

A pedestrian meeting greeted members of the Hancock County Fiscal Court Monday morning. Most items on the agenda consisted of routine housekeeping items the court needs to do each month to keep county government operating. The county did set swimming hours for Vastwood lake for this summer. Swimming opens June 21 of this year. The…

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