Hearing set to discuss athletic complex & property purchase
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors has scheduled a public hearing for March 6 to discuss ways to borrow $3,530,000 needed to build the Syd Thrift Athletic Complex at Middlesex High School and to purchase land adjacent to the closed county landfill at Stormont.
posted 02.08.2012Middlesex man convicted of two felonies in boat crash case
Jeremy D. Adams, 31, of Middlesex was found guilty in Middlesex Circuit Court on February 1 by Judge Ray W. Grubbs of two felonies and a misdemeanor related to a boating crash that occurred last summer on Urbanna Creek. Adams was operating a 22-foot Robalo sports-fishing boat with four passengers aboard when the boat struck the Urbanna Creek jetty in the early morning hours of July 23, 2011.
posted 02.08.2012‘Wrong house’ trial begins today
A long-pending lawsuit brought by a Middlesex County woman is scheduled for a two-day jury trial on February 9-10 in Middlesex Circuit Court. Estelle Newcomb originally filed her lawsuit in 2003 claiming that on October 26, 2001 drug agents mistakenly kicked in the door of her house trailer, which turned out to be the wrong house.
posted 02.08.2012Filling to be sentenced Wednesday, February 15
G. Lewis Filling Jr. is scheduled to be sentenced on Wednesday, February 15, at 9:30 a.m. in Middlesex County Circuit Court on five felony convictions of embezzling $50,371 from the Central Middlesex Volunteer Rescue Squad of Urbanna while he was squad treasurer. Filling has been in jail since November 16, 2011, when he entered an Alford Plea to all five charges.