The mystery behind the date of when Middlesex was formed
Middlesex County was founded in 1668, but it took years to establish that date. Even today, the signs welcoming people at main entrances into our county have the date of establishment incorrectly listed as 1673…
posted 02.11.2015Preliminary hearing set for MHS student
A student charged with bringing four loaded guns onto Middlesex High School property will have his preliminary hearing on Tuesday, February 17, at 1 p.m. in Middlesex General District Court.
posted 02.11.2015Budget talks begin
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors had its first of several scheduled budget work sessions on Tuesday, February 3, on the 2015-16 budget. Early indications are there does not appear to be any large expenditure or revenue changes on the horizon, although education costs were not discussed.
posted 02.04.2015Road work on ‘Food Lion intersection’ set to begin this spring
The Virginia Department of Transportation is set to start work this spring on the intersection of Business Route 17 and Route 17 Bypass in front of Food Lion near Saluda, said Sean Trapani, resident administrator of VDOT’s Saluda office.