Only two residents comment on Urbanna budget
With the Town of Urbanna anticipating a budget surplus of $84,000, town resident and former town treasurer Bob Calves asked council Monday night to consider a tax cut or paying off debt early.
posted 05.22.2013Middlesex website earns A-plus rating
The Middlesex County government website was recently given an A-plus ranking for transparency in government by the Sunshine Review, a non-profit organization focused on promoting transparency in government.
posted 05.22.2013Two men die after boat capsizes
Two men died and one man was rescued after their small boat capsized in the Rappahannock River near Tappahannock on Saturday about 10 a.m., reported Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) spokesman Lee Walker. All three men were from Ruther Glen in Caroline County.
posted 05.22.2013Investigation of Wake man’s death continues
The Middlesex Sheriff’s Office is still investigating the death of Edwin Barry Hughes, 49, of Wake, who died on May 12 following an altercation at Bush Park Camping Resort in Wake, reported Major M.E. Sampson on Monday.
posted 05.22.2013Library thrift store burglarized
Detective K.P. Carmell of the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office is asking citizens for help in solving recent break-ins in Urbanna. The Nearly New Thrift Shop, which benefits the Urbanna Library, was broken into Saturday night or early Sunday morning.