Supervisors to consider county ordinance to deal with ‘unsafe properties’
On March 7 the Middlesex County Board of Supervisors discussed the possibilities of adopting a county ordinance to force the demolition of, or improvements to, unsafe structures throughout Middlesex.
posted 03.22.2017Public hearing on tax increases due Thursday night
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed tax increases and the proposed FY18 budget on Thursday, March 23, at 7 p.m. in the historic courthouse in Saluda. The public is invited to attend and comment.
posted 03.22.2017Hampton-based spice dealer sentenced to 17 years in prison
Local investigations by the Tri-Rivers Drug Task Force, which includes Middlesex County, that started in 2013 have led to drug kingpin Jayson Eric Mickle, 31, of Hampton, being sentenced in federal court on February 15, 2017 to 210 months (17.5 years) in prison for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute controlled substances and controlled substance analogues…
posted 03.22.2017Middlesex Foundation plans to apply for workforce housing project grants
The Middlesex County School Board voted on March 13 to become the “temporary” fiscal agent for the Middlesex Foundation, a group seeking to bring affordable workforce housing to the county.