Old J.W. Ferguson seafood plant razed
The defunct J.W. Ferguson Seafood Company facility on LaGrange Creek in Remlik was torn down this week to make room for the future expansion of Remlik Marina. For a while, Ferguson’s Seafood was one of the largest distributors of Virginia oysters in the country.
posted 02.10.2016Middlesex receives favorable audit report
Middlesex County’s annual financial audit shows that the “unassigned fund balance” in the general fund at the end of the 2014-15 (FY15) fiscal year was approximately $7.9 million.
posted 02.10.2016Get ready for Saturday’s ‘Chili Plunge’ in Urbanna
The all day “Polar Plunge and Chilli Cook-Off” will take place starting at the Urbanna Town Marina—with the big dip in Urbanna Creek set for 10 a.m. The public is invited to join the revelry or cheer those who dare to take the Polar Plunge into the chilly water.
posted 02.10.2016Two arrested in connection with Deltaville burglaries
“Hard work and perseverance” by Middlesex Sheriff’s Office (MSO) investigators helped lead to the arrest of two Gloucester men who face multiple charges connected to burglaries in Deltaville and other places, reported MSO Major M.E. Sampson.