Supporting our fallen heroes
On April 30 members of the Middlesex High School boys and girls track teams participated in the Virginia Run for the Fallen, a memorial for Virginians who have been killed in military action. The group stopped near Saluda to memorialize two service members from Virginia who were killed in action.
posted 05.06.2015Middlesex buys land for public access
On May 5 the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors approved a $214,500 bid made at a May 1 public auction by county administrator Matt Walker for the purchase of 7.05 acres on the south branch of Jackson Creek off Paradise Lane in Deltaville.
posted 05.06.2015Urbanna hopes to have pool ready for Memorial Day
Following a nearly 2-hour closed session on April 29, the Urbanna Town Council voted to spend another $8,300 for a bonding sealer as part of the ongoing major repairs at the town pool. Council also voted to eliminate other repairs, which will save about $20,000.
posted 05.06.2015Emergency dispatchers honored
Any time of day or night, 911 emergency dispatchers are on duty. In a softly lit room with multiple computer screens they wait, watch and listen for 911 calls from people in need.
posted 05.06.2015Construction of new ‘Food Lion intersection’ begins
Motorists can expect temporary lane closures, temporary traffic patterns and construction activity at the “Food Lion intersection” of Route 17 Bypass and Route 17 Business near Saluda as work begins on an intersection improvement project.