State police report gives insight into embezzlement
A “narrative of offense” submitted by State Police Special Agent Jennifer S. Brown as evidence on November 16 in Middlesex Circuit Court, reveals a long history of embezzlement and questionable transactions by G. Lewis Filling Jr., the former treasurer of Central Middlesex Volunteer Rescue Squad (CMVRS) of Urbanna.
posted 11.30.2011Town records still in police custody
On June 10, police seized 12 “large banker boxes” and “three paper bags containing accounting records, bank records, accounts receivable and accounts payable records and personnel records,” according to a search warrant filed in Middlesex Circuit Court.
posted 11.30.2011Middlesex composite index falls
At his last official Middlesex School Board meeting on November 14, outgoing school superintendent Rusty Fairheart announced that the county’s composite index, a state formula that determines the county’s ability to pay for its own school expenses, has decreased from 7.4 to 7.232.
posted 11.30.2011Town seeks grant extension on streetscape improvement project
The Town of Urbanna has asked for an extension of the VDOT grant for Phase II of the streetscape improvement. The town was under a deadline of December 2011 to complete Phase II, which would improve Virginia Street from Cross Street to the Urbanna Town Marina at Upton’s Point.